Posts tagged "derek holland"

What should carry over from Opening Day

What should carry over from Opening Day
Sports Illustrated’s Joe Sheehan says he doesn’t like to comment on the opening couple of games, because there’s nothing to do but comment on but small samples. That’s a bit self-limiting, because it’s also a point of the season where interest and fan investment might be the highest–if Chris Rongey fielding calls about Konerko not... Read more »

Screw it, let's preview the Rangers

Screw it, let's preview the Rangers
The White Sox refusal to name a closer has officially waned into odd territory.  Not that it’s a problem they haven’t named one–the longer we go on without an announcement, the more room to dream that the Sox won’t name anyone and all.  Instead, perhaps they’ll go game-to-game and play the match-ups with the relievers... Read more »

If the White Sox win a bizarre game from hell and no one watches, do CQ's dingers still count?

If the White Sox win a bizarre game from hell and no one watches, do CQ's dingers still count?
According to the statistical record, this happened // Ronald Martinez, Getty Images In an 162 game season, individual games get minimized as a matter of necessity.  There’s always a game tomorrow, so sometimes you’ve just got to decide to give 5 innings to Tony Pena so everyone can go the hell home.  Other times, without... Read more »
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