Posts tagged "c.c. sabathia"

White Sox Week That Was 8/1-8/7 - Split-Level

White Sox Week That Was 8/1-8/7 - Split-Level
Deciding to use a week as a split for which to examine a baseball season was always flawed.  It’s impossible to conclude on anything as a real trend in that time, and the next week (especially this season) always seeks to prove that momentum doesn’t exist. This past week for the White Sox is an... Read more »

Sweeptacular Homicide

Sweeptacular Homicide
Fair or not (no one cares which), series against the top contenders in the league are viewed as referendums on the state of a team.  It seems wrong-headed off the bat, given that the White Sox are perfectly capable of having their season derailed by hemorrhaging losses to the Royals and A’s. Yet among the reasons for... Read more »

Awful small ball, thinning the rotation, Alexei to the rescue, Twitter tragedies, and other White Sox notes not worth a whole post

Awful small ball, thinning the rotation, Alexei to the rescue, Twitter tragedies, and other White Sox notes not worth a whole post
Why are the White Sox bad at the things they care about? If there’s something to be pointed to as the tipping point in the White Sox 3-2 defeat to the Yankees–other than the team only having two above-average hitters and one of them being hurt…against Sabathia–it’s the incredible sequence where both A.J. Pierzynski an... Read more »
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