Posts tagged "jim landis"

1964: A Pennant Race!

1964: A Pennant Race!
Search for Yankees biographies and autobiographies on Amazon, you’ll find 246 books; do the same search for the White Sox, you’ll find 14.  History is written by the victors, or the writers commissioned to prevent the victors from sounding like bumbling idiots.  So tales of Yankees triumphs are part of the documented record, while White... Read more »

The push to get Minoso in the Hall of Fame continues

The push to get Minoso in the Hall of Fame continues
Near the end of Thursday’s 2+ hour forum on Minnie Minoso’s Hall of Fame candidacy at U.S. Cellular Field, host Pedro Gomez noted that there was one individual who badly regretted not being present and sent his best wishes; Jerry Reinsdorf. It was at this moment that the entire PR blitz that the White Sox... Read more »