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Instant Rationalization - Walks, bloop hits, and a resurgent Gavin Floyd help the Sox avoid a sweep

Instant Rationalization - Walks, bloop hits, and a resurgent Gavin Floyd help the Sox avoid a sweep
Tuesday night, an error and a drive off of Jake Peavy’s foot keyed the Cubs’ game-winning rally, a complete game effort from Jake was wasted, and opportunities against an overworked Cubs bullpen went for naught. If the fates owed something to the White Sox, they were quick to even the balance.  Randy Wells’ control problems... Read more »

Retaliation without the headache

Retaliation without the headache
When Paul Konerko fell to the ground clutching his bloodied face after being struck with a Jeff Samardzija splitter, it triggered a number of emotional responses, not all of which were extinguished by the pitcher’s apparent concern for the well-being of the White Sox captain. One of the long-cited benefits of National League play was... Read more »

Instant Rationalization - Beckham's blast carry Sox in tight, testy Crosstown opener

Instant Rationalization - Beckham's blast carry Sox in tight, testy Crosstown opener
For a rivalry considered irrelevant due to the poor records of the participants, it didn’t take much for the tension to ratchet up. After a Konerko home run put the Sox up 2-0 in the top of the 1st, the Cubs responded with a run and a trio of deep flies in the bottom of... Read more »
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