Posts tagged "James Shields"

Chomping at the bit for some action on the South Side

Chomping at the bit for some action on the South Side
Let’s see..the Dodgers sign Zack Greinke, the Angels surprise everybody by bringing in Josh Hamilton, the Yankees sign Kevin Youkilis, the and re-sign Ichiro, the Tigers reached a deal with Anibel Sanchez, the Royals trade for James Shields and Wade Davis and so on and so on. In the name of Jeff Keppinger and Angel... Read more »

It's the math: Can the Sox find a way to win and get some help in their last six games?

It's the math: Can the Sox find a way to win and get some help in their last six games?
It doesn’t come as a surprise anymore when the White Sox don’t deliver with men in scoring position. In fact, we’ve reached the point where Sox fans have more angst when the bases are loaded and nobody out than any other scenario because there’s likely disappointment right around the corner. Last night against the Rays,... Read more »

White Sox vs. Indians, Game 2: So much for momentum

White Sox vs. Indians, Game 2: So much for momentum
Expectations were high yesterday afternoon after the dramatic events of Monday night. So much for momentum. An errant throw by Gordon Beckham in the fourth inning that prevented the White Sox from turning a routine double play resulted into a 4-0 Indians lead–a lead that the Sox couldn’t overcome against a pitcher named Corey Kluber... Read more »
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Magical Sixth Inning and Humber Outing Move Sox into First Place

Magical Sixth Inning and Humber Outing Move Sox into First Place
Frankly, it came out of nowhere. With James “Big Game” Shields on the mound for the Rays last night with a 2-1 lead entering the top of the sixth, it looked like a nail-biter with the Sox’s six-game winning streak in jeopardy.  But the White Sox hitters had another idea and when it was all... Read more »

How Much Fun is This?: Part 2

How Much Fun is This?: Part 2
Break up the White Sox!  Sox 12, Indians 6. The Numbers: A sweep over the first-place Indians moved the White Sox to within 1/2 game of Cleveland…The Sox scored a total of 46 runs in their last four games, including the finale against the Twins, and outscored the Tribe, 35-16, in the three-game weekend series…It... Read more »