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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:54:45 EDTCarlton Fisk was inducted into Baseball's Hall of Fame in 2000. His No. 72 was retired by the White Sox in 1997 and his statue, unveiled in 2005, lives on amid the Guaranteed Rate Field concourse. But Fisk now has another honor to add to his extensive and storied resume. The catcher should be considered the top free-agent signing in the history of the franchise.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:36:26 EDTPeople who want to get a look at the White Sox will have a perfect chance to do so at the team's upcoming big league Spring Training. The team announced its 19 players receiving non-roster invites to Spring Training on Monday, with eight free agents agreeing to Minor League contracts and 11 others coming from within the organization.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:06:35 EDTRick Renteria smiles and quickly points out the obvious: A few of his comments concerning the 2017 White Sox sound a bit cliché. But they certainly have meaning to Chicago's new manager.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 01:04:22 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's 10 best second-base prospects.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:48:33 EDTThe White Sox re-opened their Dominican Republic academy this past Tuesday with great excitement concerning the upgrades made to the complex in Boca Chica.
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 11:57:19 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:05:28 EDTKen Williams does not have a vote for Baseball's Hall of Fame. If the White Sox executive vice president did have a say, then quite a few more players would be honored.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:15:21 EDTRoyals pitcher Yordano Ventura died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. The tragic news was confirmed by his agency, ISE Baseball, and the Royals. Ventura was 25 years old.
Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:15:36 EDTWho do the White Sox have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Chicago's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:04:49 EDTIt doesn't matter when a player is elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame once he gets in. Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez are the latest members, and they all shared the same sentiment on Thursday: They are just grateful to be there.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:23:07 EDTCSN Chicago announced Thursday that the network's White Sox games will be accessible live via CSNChicago.com and the NBC Sports app to authenticated CSN Chicago subscribers beginning with the 2017 season.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:17 EDTTim Raines, who was joined by Jeff Bagwell and Ivan Rodriguez as the three players making up the Class of 2017 elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, ranks as one of the game's greatest leadoff hitters.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:08 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's best 10 catching prospects.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:30:40 EDTTanking? That is not a word that has been used in reference to the current White Sox rebuild. This rebuild looks a little bit different in terms of the remaining talent on the Major League roster than other teams that in recent years have rebuilt in full.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:02:23 EDTKopech hits 110 mph in offseason workout
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:31:41 EDTWhtie Sox general manager Rick Hahn has done extremely well in trades of All-Star starter Chris Sale and outfielder Adam Eaton, assembling seven prospects. But in the case of a potential deal involving Jose Quintana, Hahn might have to decide when to bend just a bit.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:56:00 EDTIt's 6 a.m. on a cold Chicago morning and it's time to get up for work or school. Your alarm goes off, but instead of hearing a buzzer or music, the following sentence reaches your ears. "You can get up out of bed … Yes!!" Or maybe, "Mercy, you better get moving." Sound strange or impossible? Well thanks to the White Sox, you can wake up every morning to the words of the team's iconic television play-by-play announcer Ken "Hawk" Harrelson.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:24:10 EDTThe end of Raines' career was noteworthy, too
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:43:16 EDTIt took Charlie Tilson exactly one at-bat to pick up his first Major League hit during his White Sox debut at Comerica Park on Aug. 2 last season. Two innings after that single to center off of Anibal Sanchez and the requisite talk at first base with Miguel Cabrera, Tilson's rookie campaign was finished when he sustained a torn left hamstring chasing Cabrera's double in right-center.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:31:24 EDTThe White Sox announced one-year contracts agreed upon with five players on Friday, avoiding arbitration with all five. The White Sox have no remaining arbitration-eligible players and have not gone to an arbitration hearing since 2001.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:06:17 EDTLeading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position, starting with the best right-handed pitching prospects.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:04:05 EDTAt the conclusion of a three-day White Sox hitters minicamp Wednesday afternoon, following hitting coach Todd Steverson's upbeat summation to the 16 players at Camelback Ranch, manager Rick Renteria added in his parting words.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:07:41 EDTWhite Sox hitting coach Todd Steverson had a chance to work with 16 hitters during a minicamp from Monday through Wednesday at Camelback Ranch. He took some time after its completion to provide analysis on four young hitters.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:35:33 EDTJohn Orton didn't know a great deal about Zack Collins when the White Sox selected the left-handed-hitting catcher with the 10th overall pick in the 2016 MLB Draft. So the White Sox Minor League catching coordinator studied some of Collins' work as he played for the University of Miami in the College World Series. Orton immediately liked what he saw.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:27:58 EDTIf fans were allowed into the White Sox hitters' minicamp, taking place through Thursday at Camelback Ranch, then Yoan Moncada probably would have received the first standing ovation as part of his new team.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:00:00 EDTThe White Sox, as a practice, don't comment on trade rumors. That philosophy has served the South Siders well this offseason as they start their rebuild -- and considering that there seems to be more information floating around than days on the calendar. But confirmation from general manager Rick Hahn isn't necessary to predict boldly that Jose Quintana could be traded.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:27:47 EDTDespite the frigid temperatures throughout many big league cities, Major League Baseball's announcement Tuesday of the first workout dates of Spring Training should be enough to warm the hearts of baseball fans everywhere.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 12:04:25 EDTFormer Rangers pitcher Jackie Brown, who was known as the "Oklahoma Curveballer" and later became a Major League pitching coach for three organizations, has passed away after a long illness. He was 73.
Mon, 9 Jan 2017 13:02:35 EDTThe stage was set for Brian Anderson's Major League arrival in 2006. As the White Sox top pick in the 2003 MLB Draft and 15th selection overall in the first round, Anderson had already logged 35 plate appearances for the '05 World Series champions. That total included two home runs off of Felix Hernandez on Aug. 26 in Seattle.
Fri, 6 Jan 2017 14:40:54 EDTThe White Sox claimed outfielder Willy Garcia off waivers from the Pirates on Friday and designated outfielder Jason Coats for assignment.
Thu, 5 Jan 2017 18:10:47 EDTMatt Zaleski has a wonderful life, thanks to baseball. But some might look at Zaleski's career trajectory and think otherwise.
Wed, 4 Jan 2017 19:28:47 EDTThe current White Sox bullpen alignment doesn't feature Zach Putnam in the closer's role, although he pitched the ninth successfully during parts of a 2014 breakout campaign. But anyone who watched the most recent postseason, specifically Andrew Miller and the American League champion Indians, understands the last three outs aren't always the tensest or even the most crucial for a bullpen crew in securing a victory.
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 16:18:22 EDTWill the White Sox extend Todd Frazier and keep Jose Abreu through the rebuild? Beat reporter Scott Merkin answers this and other questions in his latest Inbox.
Tue, 3 Jan 2017 20:08:25 EDTGeneral managers and scouting executives voted Boston's Andrew Benintendi and the Cardinals' Alex Reyes as baseball's top position and pitching prospects, respectively, in the Pipeline Poll.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 13:26:53 EDTThe White Sox have a long-term goal of contending for, and hopefully winning, numerous World Series championships.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 11:47:28 EDTA number of positive results transpired for the White Sox during the 2016 season.