Tag: Omar Narvaez

2018 Rule 5 Draft Preview: Who The White Sox Could Add, Lose

2018 Rule 5 Draft Preview: Who The White Sox Could Add, Lose
Baseball’s annual Winter Meetings are underway in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the hot stove is scorching as teams have been announcing trades and signings. The festival of roster building ends on Thursday December, 13th as decision makers turn in their key cards and begin their treks home. But front office personnel stick around to partake... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, November

White Sox Minor League News and Notes, November
Sound the horn! The crown jewel of the White Sox system is playing the occasional game in the Dominican Winter League. Eloy has played in seven games and had 27 at-bats for Gigantes del Cibao. He’s destroying the rest of the league to the tune of .407/.467/.630. He has seven strikeouts to three walks. As for... Read more »

The Improbable Path of Omar Narvaez

The Improbable Path of Omar Narvaez
With the White Sox giving up Kevan Smith on the waiver wire, Omar Narvaez‘ listing on the 2019 Opening Day roster has gone from pencil to ink. It’s yet another achievement in a long line of improbable successes for the Major League catcher. Omar’s story of professional progression is one for the books. A quiet... Read more »
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Prebuild Prospects: A dig through recent history

Prebuild Prospects: A dig through recent history
Eloy Jimenez, Luis Robert, Michael Kopech – if we hadn’t been so scarred by years of desolation, it would almost be hard to remember a time before the Sox farm system was so deep. Madrigal, Basabe, Cease. Even the rest-of-season DL is stacked – Burger, Burdi, potentially Dunning. But remember the days when Brent Morel... Read more »

White Sox Rule 5 Draft Preview: Who They Could Lose, Add

White Sox Rule 5 Draft Preview: Who They Could Lose, Add
Baseball’s annual winter meetings have begun and the hot stove is simmering as teams have made trades and signings. The festival of roster building ends on Thursday December 14th (beginning at 9am ET) after the completion of the Rule 5 draft. Like last year, the White Sox are still in rebuilding mode and this event... Read more »

Season in Review: 2016 Birmingham Barons

Season in Review: 2016 Birmingham Barons
Optimism was high for the Barons heading into the 2016 season, as the Opening Day roster seemed loaded with talent that included 11 of the White Sox top 30 prospects at the time. New manager Ryan Newman had to be excited about the possibilities with six top 30 prospects slated for his everyday lineup and... Read more »
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Top White Sox Prospects, Midseason 2016 - Full List

Top White Sox Prospects, Midseason 2016 - Full List
Twice annually, the writers at FutureSox work together to produce a list of the top prospects in the White Sox system. We use a voting system among the staff, then argue about specific players and rankings, until we come to a final list. The list is then released in two parts. This is the full... Read more »

2016 Birmingham Barons Season Preview

2016 Birmingham Barons Season Preview
Birmingham opens play on Thursday, April 7th, along with the other three full-season clubs. Ryan Newman takes over as Manager of the Barons for 2016, replacing Julio Vinas (who moved up to Charlotte). He’s joined by Hitting Coach Jamie Dismuke (who is returned to the club) and Pitching Coach J.R. Perdew (who moves up from... Read more »

White Sox Spring Training Preview - Prospect Style

White Sox Spring Training Preview - Prospect Style
It’s time. Today, we can utter that beautiful four-word phrase, “pitchers and catchers report”. Spring Training officially opens today for the White Sox. Of course lots of players have already been there for days or weeks, so this is just the nominal opening which receives ceremonial focus. Like Christopher Columbus “discovering” America, the players who... Read more »
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Top 30 White Sox Prospects, Preseason 2016 - Full List

Top 30 White Sox Prospects, Preseason 2016 - Full List
Twice annually, the writers at Future Sox work together to produce a list of the top prospects in the White Sox system. We use a voting system among the staff, then argue about specific players and rankings, until we come to a final list. The list is then released in two parts. This is the... Read more »
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