Posts tagged "aaron laffey"

Instant Rationalization - Home runs once again prove useful

Of recent, the White Sox offense has come under criticism for being too home run-dependent.  This is one of those fun criticisms, since it inevitably involves nights where the offense dominates via an endless wave of home runs. Wednesday was one of those nights, Thursday was one of those nights!  What fun! Plus, as the... Read more »

Instant Rationalization - Multiple runs scored for Jake Peavy = Victory

Instant Rationalization - Multiple runs scored for Jake Peavy = Victory
The White Sox bats had ground out all of two runs of support for Jake Peavy in his last four starts (all losses), despite a 2.70 ERA during that time. Redemption is a long road, so while the Sox weren’t quite ready for the type of 19-run expression of devotion they recently laid at the... Read more »

Afternoon notes: The Aaron Laffey menace looms

Afternoon notes: The Aaron Laffey menace looms
Aaron Laffey starts for the Toronto Blue Jays at U.S. Cellular Field Friday night, as a result of a rash of injuries to Toronto’s once promising starting rotation. The familiarity–and contempt–White Sox fans might have with Laffey stems from him spending 2007-10 skulking around the Cleveland Indians bullpen and making spot starts. He’s the soft-tossing... Read more »
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