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White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 4/4 to 4/7

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, 4/4 to 4/7
To quote former MLB Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti, “I need to think something lasts forever, and it might as well be that state of being that is a game; it might as well be that, in a green field, in the sun.” Welcome back, baseball. Welcome back, home runs, strikeouts, fly outs, ground outs, strikes,... Read more »

2018 Kannapolis Intimidators Preview

2018 Kannapolis Intimidators Preview
The Class A Kannapolis Intimidators opened South Atlantic League play on Thursday, April 5th at home against Lakewood, and as of this writing are 1-1. The team is managed by Justin Jirschele, who even in his second year as the team’s leader is only 27 years old. Last year he was the youngest manager in all... Read more »

Future Pensmen Aplenty in Deep White Sox System - Part 2

Future Pensmen Aplenty in Deep White Sox System - Part 2
We previously dove deep into the White Sox system to identify a trove of possible options for a future high-leverage relief role. Eight players were mentioned and some are even listed in top 30 publications throughout the industry. The White Sox system is loaded with pitching and some of the arms being groomed as future starters... 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 »

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 »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes - 7/31

White Sox Minor League News and Notes - 7/31
In this last day of July edition of the White Sox Minor League News and Notes, we will take a look at how several pitchers in the organization are blowing batters away and the White Sox continue to trade veterans for prospects heading into today’s trade deadline. In addition, we will update you on the... Read more »
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Season Preview: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers

Season Preview: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers
The Great Falls Voyagers open their campaign tonight at Helena. The Pioneer League affiliate is one of two rookie-level clubs in the White Sox organization. They typically are populated with the more polished rookie leaguers, often recent college draft picks (the younger, prep and less polished prospects usually go to the AZL team first). The Voyagers... Read more »

2017 FutureSox Draft Tracker

2017 FutureSox Draft Tracker
The MLB Draft is always one of the biggest events for FutureSox and prospect hound, and it’s finally here for 2017. The draft is now complete. It’s time for the annual analysis and over-analysis of the newest group of players set to join the White Sox farm system. We’ll try to gather as much info... Read more »
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