Posts tagged "Brent Lillibridge"

Trade Deadline Recap: Did the White Sox do the Best Job of All?

Trade Deadline Recap: Did the White Sox do the Best Job of All?
Beginning earlier this month and right up until the MLB trade deadline this afternoon, there was a flurry of wheeling and dealing. Among the most significant deals included the Angels trading for Zach Greinke, the Tigers getting Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante, the Dodgers acquiring Hanley Ramirez and Shane Victorino, the Giants obtaining Hunter Pence,... Read more »

White Sox All-Star Break Report Card: Infielders

White Sox All-Star Break Report Card: Infielders
Here’s the second of four blogs that will grade the players on the White Sox’s major league roster at the All-Star break. Today it’s the infielders, tomorrow the outfielders and Friday it’ll be Manager Robin Ventura. INFIELDERS Gordon Beckham: B- Beckham has made positive strides at the plate and is arguably the best defensive second... Read more »

Dominican Lefty Leyson Septimo Replaces a Bad Ohman

Dominican Lefty Leyson Septimo Replaces a Bad Ohman
When the news came out yesterday that Will Ohman had been designated for assignment, SoxWorld rejoiced. Maybe not unanimously, but close it. Ohman was a whipping boy of Sox fans for his lack of success and particularly his penchant for giving up the long ball at the worst times. In 32 appearances, which amounted to... Read more »
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South Siders will Benefit from Youkilis's Change of Sox

South Siders will Benefit from Youkilis's Change of Sox
On Saturday, with rumors running rampant that the White Sox were in the driver’s seat to acquire Kevin Youkilis from the Red Sox, I couldn’t have been more clear in my opinion: Youkilis was the right man at the right time for our Sox. Within about 72 hours of the post, my wish became reality... Read more »

Kevin Youkilis: Right Man at the Right Time

Kevin Youkilis: Right Man at the Right Time
We’ve seen the Kevin Youkilis trade reports before, but a new wave hit twitter last night from multiple national reporters. The bottom line? The White Sox are right in the mix for the Red Sox standout. According to these reports, our Sox have “engaged in heavy dialogue” with Boston as “the Dodgers and other teams... Read more »

A Heartbreaking, Extra-Inning Loss and a Long Plane Ride Home

A Heartbreaking, Extra-Inning Loss and a Long Plane Ride Home
Even with Paul Konerko, A.J. Pierzynski, Alejandro De Aza and Alexei Ramirez getting the day off, the White Sox were right there this afternoon and on the verge of winning the series against the Dodgers after the clubs split one-run victories on Friday and Saturday. But in the end it was not to be for... Read more »
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White Sox to MLB Opponents: Chris Sale is for Real

White Sox to MLB Opponents: Chris Sale is for Real
During their recent nine-game winning streak and surge to the top of the A.L. Central, the White Sox have shown that they have two important qualities that define a contending team–it’s been a team effort with everyone contributing and they’re rarely out of a ballgame. Of all the contributions that have been made this season... Read more »