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White Sox buck their own conventions, take two high schoolers in 1st round

White Sox buck their own conventions, take two high schoolers in 1st round
The last time the White Sox selected a high schooler in the 1st round of the draft, it was RHP Kris Honel. ┬áHonel had injury problems, and never made it to AAA. ┬áThat was 2001. Monday night the drought was broken, as the White Sox selected OF Courtney Hawkins from Carroll High School in Corpus... Read more »

Contemplating a new draft strategy

First rebuilding, now this? On the subject of taking a high school player with the 1st round pick in next month’s draft, scouting director Doug Laumann admitted “There is as much of that possibility as it’s ever been.” That’s admittedly not a whole lot to go on, but I imagine if the end of that... Read more »

Sox Index: May 2012

Sox Index: May 2012
Number of no hitters by White Sox pitchers all time: 18 Franchise rank (tied): 2 Number of perfect games thrown by White Sox pitchers all time: 3 Franchise rank (tied): 1 Air miles between Chicago and 1967 White Sox AAA affiliate Indianapolis Indians: 165 White Sox call ups from AAA in 1967: 16 White Sox... Read more »
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