Posts tagged "Carl Crawford"

Saturday smatterings

Saturday smatterings
The White Sox can still beat the Mariners (22 out of the last 26), so in some degree, the status quo remains alive and well, in spite of last night. The completion of the supersonic mega-deal between the Dodgers and Red Sox has the baseball word aflutter.  The Red Sox sent a quater of a... Read more »

Alex Rios, Adam Dunn, and their albatross contract brethren

Alex Rios, Adam Dunn, and their albatross contract brethren
Jake Peavy is the highest paid player on the 2012 White Sox. Thaaaat doesn’t make me feel great, but there’s only one more season before a nice, comfy buyout awaits him in 2013. The next two highest paid players are Adam Dunn (who’s got a $2 million raise coming for this year) and Alex Rios.... Read more »

The White Sox didn't have a game on Monday, so you get this instead

The White Sox didn't have a game on Monday, so you get this instead
Birthday! Monday, August 15th is the birthday of former White Sox team owner, and former stadium namesake, Charles Comiskey.  I don’t imagine there was much celebration, because it tends to damper birthday celebrations when the guest of honor isn’t there.  Especially if he isn’t there because he’s dead. Celebrate Charles Comiskey’s 152nd birthday?  Why? He... Read more »
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White Sox Week That Was 7/25-7/31 - Now there are six less games

White Sox Week That Was 7/25-7/31 - Now there are six less games
The White Sox went 3-3 on the week, which isn’t so bad.  Especially considering the fact that the competition was two division-leaders in Detroit and Boston, and that .500 is the rendezvous point where all-three AL Central contenders gather to share iced teas and the day’s gossip. Still, two games under .500 and four back... Read more »

Site Will Be Down During the Exact Time I Usually Write-Recap Will Be Delayed Till Midnight

The ChicagoNow site administrator, or uh…the web manager, or internet demagogue–I don’t know what the guy’s title is.  In either case, he emailed all the writers saying that the site we use to actually post things on the internet, will be down from 9pm to at least 12am.  I thought “Great!”  Because what is there... Read more »