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2016 Kannapolis Intimidators Season Preview

2016 Kannapolis Intimidators Season Preview
Kannapolis opens play on Thursday, April 7th, along with the other three full-season clubs. Cole Armstrong (former White Sox catching prospect) becomes the team’s manager, promoted from Great Falls and following some of his players to full season ball. He’s joined by Hitting Coach Justin Jirschele, who just a year ago was still a player... Read more »

2015 White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders - Hitters

2015 White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders - Hitters
With the 2015 minor league seasons completed, let’s take a look at the leaders in key statistical areas in the White Sox system. In this edition, we’re going to focus on hitters. We’ll look at some classic core numbers (slash lines, XBH totals), but also some peripheral values (like contact rates) that may better indicate... Read more »

Season in Review: 2015 Great Falls Voyagers

The rookie affiliate Great Falls Voyagers were in the playoff hunt until the regular season finale but fell just short with an overall record of 35-39. The disappointing finish snapped an amazing streak of eight consecutive playoff appearances by the Great Falls affiliate. The White Sox usually stash college draft picks in Great Falls and... Read more »
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White Sox Instructional League Roster - Who is going and why

White Sox Instructional League Roster - Who is going and why
***UPDATE 9/23: Our Kim Contreras will be taking in some of the games at Instructs, and getting video, which we will publish later. The White Sox are sending 50 of their minor leaguers to the fall Instructional League in Arizona. Instructs are an annual camp conducted by all thirty major league clubs, bringing some of... Read more »

White Sox Prospects of the Month - July 2015

As the big league ballclub heated up, it seems so did the minor league teams and some of the organization’s top prospects. Only one White Sox affiliate (Great Falls) posted a losing record in July while Birmingham (20-8), Winston-Salem (19-11), Kannapolis (16-12) and the Arizona White Sox (14-9) had winning marks. The Barons won 13... Read more »

2015 Great Falls Voyagers season preview

The 2015 draft is done and the White Sox have nearly their entire class under contract and assigned. The White Sox have two rookie affiliates, the Arizona League White Sox and the Great Falls Voyagers of the Pioneer League. I’ll be profiling the Great Falls roster with notes on where the Sox acquired these players,... Read more »
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Game Story: Kannapolis Intimidators 5/26/2015, with Video and Scouting Notes

Our third live look of the season had us in Kannapolis to catch the Intimidators square up against the Lexington Legends (Royals affiliate). Both starters – Yency Almonte for the Intimidators and Niklas Stephenson for the Legends – had shaky first innings. Each offense started the game with three base hits, resulting in a 2-1... Read more »

State of the System: Catcher

State of the System: Catcher
Positional Overview: Following on from last year, the catching spot is still arguably the weakest position in the entire system at present. Tyler Flowers has above average power for the position, but he’s due some serious regression after a .355 BABIP fuelled 2014 season. Even with a lot of batted ball luck, Tyler still only... Read more »

2015 Kannapolis Intimidators season preview

The minor league season started last night, but we still have one more team preview to finish up. The Kannapolis Intimidators started the season last night in a 2-1 loss, unable to take advantage of six scoreless innings from Jordan Guerrero. Let’s take a look at how the Intimidators figure to stack up in the... Read more »
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FutureSox Draft Tracker 2014

This is our annual draft tracker, with full info on White Sox draft picks as the draft progresses and as players sign. We will fill it in with as much info on the picks as we can find. A full list of all teams’ selections can be found on MLB.com. Players in bold have signed.  Bonus... Read more »
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