Arizona Fall League Preview-White Sox prospects

Arizona Fall League Preview-White Sox prospects
In late August, the rosters of the Arizona Fall League were announced to the public. The White Sox, whose participants are playing for the Glendale Desert Dogs, will have seven players on the roster, with play opening in a few days. The Sox representatives will be: Seby Zavala (catcher) Tito Polo (outfielder) Danny Mendick (infielder)... Read more »

White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Hitters

White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Hitters
2017 was a big year for the White Sox minor league system. They acquired a wave of highly considered prospects from other teams, rode some success from both the 2016 and 2017 drafts, and for the first time in many years the Latin American pipeline is starting to generate some success in the system. The... Read more »

Season in Review: 2017 Charlotte Knights

Season in Review: 2017 Charlotte Knights
Team: Charlotte Knights League: International League (AAA) Final record: 61-81 overall (35-36 Home, 26-45 Away) Final placement: Last (4th) in IL South Division  Complete 2017 Team Stats On paper, the Charlotte Knights looked like they were destined for lots of success in 2017, as they boasted the number one prospect in all of baseball (Yoan Moncada) and five of... Read more »
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Season in Review: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers

Season in Review: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers
Team: Great Falls Voyagers League: Pioneer League (Rk) Final record: 34-42 overall (15-23 1st half, 19-19 2nd half) Final placement: 3rd in 1st half, 1st in 2nd half in North Division. Lost in PIO Championship Series. Complete Team Stats The Voyagers are a perennial postseason presence in the Pioneer League, having made the playoffs in ten of the... Read more »

Season in Review: 2017 Kannapolis Intimidators

Season in Review: 2017 Kannapolis Intimidators
Team: Kannapolis Intimidators League: South Atlantic League (A) Final record: 68-69 overall (39-29 1st half, 29-40 2nd half) Final placement: 1st in 1st half, 7th in 2nd half in Northern Division. Lost in SAL Championship Series Complete Team Stats Recently a punching bag in a talent rich South Atlantic League, the Intimidators struck back in 2017 and qualified for their first... Read more »

Fall Instructs for White Sox prospects - roster and preview

Fall Instructs for White Sox prospects - roster and preview
The Fall Instructional League in Arizona is about to begin, and the White Sox squad opens play on September 21st. Also commonly referred to as simply Instructs, you can think of this league as the Arizona Fall League’s younger brother. Unlike the AFL, where teams only send seven or eight hand-picked players, usually from the... Read more »
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Season in Review: 2017 Birmingham Barons

Season in Review: 2017 Birmingham Barons
Team: Birmingham Barons League: Southern League (AA) Final record: 53-85 overall (26-43 1st half, 27-42 2nd half) Final placement: 5th/last in 1st half, 5th/last in 2nd half in the North Division (no playoffs) Complete Team Stats The White Sox are rebuilding. Unfortunately for the Barons though, most of the new prospect talent added to the... Read more »

Prospect Focus: Justin Yurchak fitting in fine on the farm

Prospect Focus: Justin Yurchak fitting in fine on the farm
The Chicago White Sox earned some praise for how well they rounded out their top ten on the second day of the 2017 amateur draft. Nick Hostetler and his staff focused primarily on college performers and they landed 9 of them with their first 10 picks. With the hitters in particular, the team placed an... Read more »

Shohei Otani is Coming to America. What does it mean for the White Sox?

Shohei Otani is Coming to America. What does it mean for the White Sox?
Shoehei Otani is one of the best baseball players in the world. The Japanese star is 23 years old and is apparently ready to come to Major League Baseball according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. He can throw over 100 mph as a starting pitcher and possesses light tower power in the batter’s box. Otani... Read more »
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Season in Review: 2017 Winston-Salem Dash

Season in Review: 2017 Winston-Salem Dash
Team: Winston-Salem Dash League: Carolina League (Advanced A) Final record: 56-84 overall (24-46 1st half, 32-38 2nd half) Final placement: 5th in 1st half, 4th in 2nd half in the Southern Division (no playoffs) Complete Team Stats Before the Dash played a game in 2017, their roster appeared to have some strong pitching but perhaps... Read more »
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