Archive for June 2013

Robin Ventura is the Jimmy Carter of baseball managers

Jake Peavy is hurt. Again. He’s got a busted rib, and that means he’s the latest member of the White Sox pitching staff to land on the DL. Robin Ventura is the Jimmy Carter of baseball managers.  One of my many nerd obsessions is American politics from 1960’s into the 1980’s.  During that time, the... Read more »

A Time to Sell

The White Sox need to sell.   That was the gist of my piece for South Side Sox over the weekend, and the sweep at the hands of the Oakland A’s simply hammers that point home.  The White Sox have good pitching.  The offense is the worst in the American League (behind the Houston Astros) and... Read more »