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White Sox Week That Was: 6/25-7/1 - Job done, in strange ways

White Sox Week That Was: 6/25-7/1 - Job done, in strange ways
Facing a series against the last place Twins, and an exhaustive four-game weekend tilt with the Yankees, the White Sox obligations were clear: win the first series, hold their own in the latter. 4-3!  Mission accomplished!  Though, in odd fashion. Offense Two games this week saw the White Sox offense crank out 26 runs combined;... Read more »

Delayed Rationalization - Peavy tries to single-handedly beat the Yankees, loses

The great tragedy of Jake Peavy is that while he’s a fine pitcher, he too is of that ignoble breed that is hopelessly reliant on his offense to actually score in order to win a game. Jake’s effort on a sweltering Saturday in New York was a mixture of virtuosity and dire mistakes.  He struck... Read more »

Morning notes: Uncomfortably large divisional lead edition

Morning notes: Uncomfortably large divisional lead edition
Now that the Indians have sank down to .500 after being swept in New York–which is somewhat troubling since that’s where the next series is–the White Sox are up in the AL Central by two and a half games.  That margin ties June 3rd for the biggest lead they’ve held all season, which seems small,... Read more »
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