Archive for 2018

Regaining Control of a Disappointing Season

Regaining Control of a Disappointing Season
In a season which was lost for a number of White Sox prospects due to injury or under-performance. Alec Hansen had one of the rougher years. Due to a forearm injury incurred during spring training, he did not make his first start until June 16 for Birmingham. Then he was beset by a round of... Read more »

Preview: White Sox Fall Instructs

Preview: White Sox Fall Instructs
The regular and post-season games have ended for all seven White Sox affiliates in 2018. Three teams went to the playoffs, and one of those won a league championship (Great Falls). Now we move into the off-season. Players have scattered to the four winds, but some will breeze back to the team’s Camelback Ranch facility... Read more »

Podcast Episode 2018.9: Ft. Adam McInturff and Adam Chalifoux

Podcast Episode 2018.9: Ft. Adam McInturff and Adam Chalifoux
Check out the latest FutureSox Podcast Featuring Assistant Director of Pro Scouting Content at 2080Baseball Adam McIntruff, and SWX Sports / KFBB TV reporter Adam Chalifoux! The two Adams joined Clinton Cole to talk about the Sox minor league system. McInturrff and his 2080 cohorts have seen many of the White Sox prospects in the... Read more »
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Why is six afraid of seven?

Why is six afraid of seven?
In December of 2016, the White Sox put up an Open for Business sign for all of Major League Baseball to see. The rebuild had begun. They acquired a myriad of prospects over the next year, and continue to trade away major league pieces in exchange for younger, higher ceiling, longer term talent. They signed... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 9/3 to 9/9

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 9/3 to 9/9
They say bad things happen in threes, and between Michael Kopech going down with a torn UCL and Tommy John surgery and the Dash and Intimidators both getting quickly eliminated in their playoffs this past week, that seems to ring true. However, a lone team is keeping White Sox minor league baseball alive and the... Read more »

White Sox Prospects of the Month, August/September 2018

White Sox Prospects of the Month, August/September 2018
After each month of the minor league season, we name one position player and one pitcher as players of the month on the White Sox farm. The annual exception is at the end of the season, we combine August and September. Generally, players have to see full-time innings or plate appearances (~50 PA or 10... Read more »
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Podcast Episode 2018.8: Ft. Chuck Garfien

Check out the latest FutureSox Podcast Featuring White Sox Pre and Post Game Host Chuck Garfien! Clinton Cole spoke with Chuck Garfien for the second time this season and they talked Kopech, Eloy, the next White Sox manager, and other topics. Be sure to take a listen to the podcast and find all of the other... Read more »

Spencer Adams: The View from the Doorstep of the Majors

Spencer Adams: The View from the Doorstep of the Majors
While guys like Nolan Ryan cause scouts, pitching coaches and baseball executives to salivate, it’s often guys like Mark Buehrle that become fan favorites.  With flamethrowers like Michael Kopech and Dylan Cease capturing the headlines, it’s possible a pitchability guy sneaks into the starting rotation and remains a fixture for a few years or a... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 8/27 to 9/3

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 8/27 to 9/3
I have a fever and the only prescription is more playoff baseball. The Winston-Salem Dash, Kannapolis Intimidators and Great Falls Voyagers will rep the White Sox organization in the playoff this year. MORE PLAYOFFS. The Dash AKA the team of too many outfielders has been electric the entire year. The Dash won the first half... Read more »
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Six Sox prospects slated for fall ball

Six Sox prospects slated for fall ball
The rosters for the Arizona Fall League were released today. Six White Sox minor league players will be participating, along with a hitting coach, as part of the Glendale Desert Dogs. Before we get into each player, some background might be helpful. The AFL is an annual prospect showcase that runs from early October to... Read more »
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