Posts tagged "Javier Lopez"

Trade all of the relievers!

Trade all of the relievers!
Recently there’s been the news that the rest of the league is hot-to-trot for cheap and wildly talented reliever Sergio Santos and wish to make a trade.  It’s also been learned that maybe the White Sox should trade John Danks already seeing as they haven’t made him a real extension offer since 2009.  Finally, on Tuesday, it... Read more »

The free agent market seems kinda crazy

The free agent market seems kinda crazy
Previously, we explored the concept that Kenny Williams’ free agency ventures of recent have been less than fruitful.  If you count the Rios waiver claim–and when you absorb 4 1/3 years and $55 million, why wouldn’t you?–it’s been $54 million for 2.8 fWAR for all new signings since the close of the 2008 season. The... Read more »

Three lefties in the bullpen ain't no kinda usual

Three lefties in the bullpen ain't no kinda usual
Admittedly, ever since the White Sox lucked into a pitcher with top 10 talent, threw southpaw and could hit the mid-90′s, I’ve been pretty gaga over the idea of seeing him start.  In the last decade, I can recall one hurler who has been drafted by the organization and risen up into a regular rotation contributor,... Read more »
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White Sox fans, your World Series team is the San Francisco Giants

In a battle between two baseball franchises, one of which is pretty irrelevant (Rangers), and the other one is wholly irrelevant (Giants) to the White Sox, selecting a favorite comes down to a bunch of spotty, tangential arguments. Somehow, a clear winner emerges. The strongest spotty tangential argument could be made for the Giants over... Read more »