Posts tagged "jason kubel"

Hot Stove Watch - Day 52 Recap

Hot Stove Watch - Day 52 Recap
First and foremost, news was passed down by the man with his ear to the street, the inside source on all things White Sox–team beat writer Scott Merkin!  Surely his article responding to reader emails has a scoop buried in it! “…don’t think Williams will move players just to move them. However, after looking at... Read more »

AL Central comings and goings

AL Central comings and goings
The White Sox aren’t really allowed to have much of an off-season this year. Presumably the 2011 off-season was traded in return for a veteran rebound candidate at an earlier date, and presumably Gio Gonzalez was thrown in to sweeten the pot a bit.  So instead, we’re left to observe the activities of AL Central... Read more »

So there's still no way to tell who the 5th starter is

So there's still no way to tell who the 5th starter is
The season ended Saturday.  So it was already figured that the rest of the post-mortem season would be spent figuring stuff out.  Stuff like ‘who’s replaceable?’, ‘what will the outfield look like?’, ‘who deserves to suffer for all the horror that we have endured?’ Also, there will presumably be time spent figuring out the back... Read more »
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Charlotte Knights get 'revenge' on Twins

Charlotte Knights get 'revenge' on Twins
Last year, I attended the first and third games of last September’s 3-game set with the Minnesota Twins. In other words, I was there when the 2010 White Sox got put in the ground.  They would have been demoralizing losses for the consequences alone, but with the Twins racking up 25 runs against the Sox’... Read more »

Everyone is on waivers! (and drugs!)

Everyone is on waivers! (and drugs!)
The waiver period is one big tease.  Exciting talk with no action.  But given the alternative of no action with boring talk deploring the lack of action, the wavier period is welcome. Big names!  Proposed trades!  Playoff relevance! Wahoo! The trick is, before the non-waiver deadline, teams can ponder who they want to trade in... Read more »