Tag: Chris Getz

Things to Dream On

Things to Dream On
“He’s physically gifted, he moves very well, good hands, strong arm, very mature for his age. Nice polished swing. He’s got some power potential. Certainly a lot of things to dream on and look forward to in the future with him,” said White Sox Director of Player Development Chris Getz when asked about 2018 fourth... Read more »

New Season Brings Significant Rule Changes to MiLB

New Season Brings Significant Rule Changes to MiLB
In an effort to reduce the time of games, MiLB has implemented a number of rules changes. These will likely serve as a test before putting some or all of them into effect at the major league level, though there has already been push-back on some. Here’s a rundown of some of the changes you’ll... Read more »

Conference Call with Rick Hahn

Conference Call with Rick Hahn
White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn was kind enough to host a conference call for several White Sox blogs, including FutureSox. Here are some of the highlights from the call. On the upcoming International Amateur Signing Period (July 2nd): Hahn said that they would “certainly” consider going past the signing limitations and incurring the tax... Read more »
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Exclusive Interviews: Rick Hahn and Chris Getz from SoxFest (video)

Exclusive Interviews: Rick Hahn and Chris Getz from SoxFest (video)
While at SoxFest over last weekend, I was fortunate to get some time with White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn and new Director of Player Development, Chris Getz. Starting with Hahn, Rick and I talked about the decision point for the pivot to the rebuild, the future positional homes for Tim Anderson and Yoan Moncada, some... Read more »

White Sox Announce 2017 Player Development Staff

White Sox Announce 2017 Player Development Staff
It’s the time of year again where every major league baseball team vomits forth one million new minor league coaching and player development assignments, and we get to sift through it and pull out the interesting parts. There are about 160 minor league teams, depending on how you feel about independent and short/off-season leagues, and... Read more »

Weekly White Sox farm update, 10/24

Weekly White Sox farm update, 10/24
Welcome back to our weekly coverage of all things pertaining to the White Sox minor leagues. Confirming some news that was initially reported last week, White Sox made an official announcement on their new director of player development. Meanwhile, Sox prospects keep grinding away in fall and winter leagues here and abroad. Arizona Fall League Hitters... Read more »
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Report: White Sox to appoint Chris Getz to Director of Player Development

Report: White Sox to appoint Chris Getz to Director of Player Development
On Sunday afternoon, longtime MLB.com writer and trusted reporter Scott Merkin reported that the White Sox will bring in Chris Getz to be the new Director of Player Development. The position was left vacant after it was announced that Nick Capra would be leaving the position to become the White Sox new third base coach.... Read more »

Weekly White Sox farm update, 10/17

Weekly White Sox farm update, 10/17
Welcome to the first edition of a weekly round-up of all things White Sox minor leaguers. This article will cover fall and winter league performances, transactions, links to related articles (both ours and from others), and a look ahead to any upcoming events. Arizona Fall League The Arizona Fall League is underway and a pack... Read more »
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