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(Spring) 1919 World Series rematch ends in 3-3 tie (sans Mafia or bans)

A ninth-inning rally tied it, behind — who else? — Yermín Mercedes.

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Posted in Analysis

Yermín Mercedes, on the road to the Majors

His time to mash in the Majors has finally come.

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Posted in Podcast

SSHP Podcast 19: Yoán Moncada extension

James Fox hops on to talk with Brett Ballantini about his latest scoop, breaking the Yoán Moncada contract extension, and lots of other spring training stuff.

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SSHP Podcast 18: Chuck Garfien

The voice of NBC Sports baseball hops on with us to talk early Cactus League trends, including the darling of camp, Yermín Mercedes.

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Podcast 17: Yolmer Sánchez, and more Cactus chat

Some concentrated Yolmer Sánchez talk, as well as a bit of Sanders fan bio and our takes on how the Cactus League has progressed to date.

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Eight-run inning propels White Sox to wild win

A wild, eight-run fourth inning was “all” the White So needed to secure a victory in this wild one.

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Bench sparks a Sox stomp on Cleveland, 8-3

The Sox starters were flat, but once again Ricky’s comeback corps — the resilient bench — delivered a victory. Oh, and Yermín is crushing it this spring.

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SSHP Podcast 15: Less meatball, more sauce

We’re talking spring training, how to be a White Sox fan, crosstown fans, and how wearing pants can generate run production for the offense.

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Mercedes homers, White Sox rally late to force tie

The White Sox rally in the ninth to tie, powered by Yermín Mercedes and Matt Skole.

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Posted in Video

Hitter’s Camp Day 3: batting cages

White Sox TV presents some raw looks at several young players at Hitter’s Camp, including Blake Rutherford, Luis González, Danny Mendick, Seby Zavala, Micker Adolfo, Gavin Sheets, Luis Basabe and Yermín Mercedes.

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Posted in Deep Dive White Sox Minors

Deep Dive: Charlotte and Birmingham catchers

There’s a catching logjam at the top of the system, and the White Sox are hoping at least one major league backstop can emerge from it.

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2019 Charlotte Knights season recap

It was a successful season in Charlotte, fueled by the MLB ball, with the Knights only eliminated from the playoff race on the season’s last day.

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2019 Birmingham Barons season recap

It was a tough year in Birmingham, but the must-watch 2019 Barons will continue as such in 2020.

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Posted in Weekly Minor League Update

White Sox Weekly Minor League Update: Week 22

It was the last week for the full-season MILB teams, with Yermín Mercedes and Lenyn Sosa hitting two bombs apiece.

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White Sox Minor League Update: August 31, 2019

Charlotte’s win puts it one up in the wild-card race, with two games remaining!

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Posted in Under the Radar White Sox Minors

Under the Radar: Yermín Mercedes

It’s somewhat of a surprise that this bulky catcher’s promising offensive profile hasn’t landed him on the South Side already.

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White Sox Minor League Update: August 17, 2019

Tanner Banks pitches a gem, Yoán Moncada rehabs like a champ and Elijah Tatís gets his groove back

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