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Young man's game

Young man's game
Omar Vizquel’s not coming back in 2012, which is one of those announcements that doesn’t really need to happen.  When a 44 year-old utility infielder has every part of his game–except baserunning, strangely–bottom out, it doesn’t exactly merit a press conference, just a calm dismissal of a overly-exuberant Twitter follower. Now that it’s official–sorta–Vizquel isn’t... Read more »

White Sox suffer authoritative dismissal from elite level in back-to-back years

White Sox suffer authoritative dismissal from elite level in back-to-back years
I’ve seen Monday night’s game before. Last season the White Sox were immolated at home in a three-game sweep at the hands of Minnesota to put the cap on a prolonged late-season slide.  It wasn’t just disastrous in result, it was humbling in the truest sense.  It let the front office know that they would... Read more »