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Morning notes - Happy Chris Sale Day

Morning notes - Happy Chris Sale Day
For the second-straight Friday, Chris Sale will square off against one the best pitchers in the National League, this time it being Zack Greinke of the Milwaukee Brewers. Hopefully this goes better than last week’s showdown against Clayton Kershaw, where both hurlers struggled as the game spiraled into a discombobulated slugfest.  Sale in particular seemed... Read more »

Instant Rationalization - Walks, bloop hits, and a resurgent Gavin Floyd help the Sox avoid a sweep

Instant Rationalization - Walks, bloop hits, and a resurgent Gavin Floyd help the Sox avoid a sweep
Tuesday night, an error and a drive off of Jake Peavy’s foot keyed the Cubs’ game-winning rally, a complete game effort from Jake was wasted, and opportunities against an overworked Cubs bullpen went for naught. If the fates owed something to the White Sox, they were quick to even the balance.  Randy Wells’ control problems... Read more »

All-Star Game completed - No White Sox players accidentally decapitated

All-Star Game completed - No White Sox players accidentally decapitated
This year’s All-Star game shone with promise for the boys on the South Side for one simple reason: No pitchers.  Because as any experienced baseball watcher knows; pitchers can only ruin things. Phil Humber was devoured by piranhas last week, making him ineligible to be added to the AL roster, and helping the Sox avoid... Read more »
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White Sox Week That Was - 6/20-6/26: Mediocrity fits like a glove

Harold take this helmet offa me, I can’t use it anymore. It’s getting dark, too dark to see….// Jose M. Osorio, Chicago Tribune The White Sox clocked in at 3-3 on the week, and perhaps if a few more of the losses weren’t of the “that could have been prevented” variety, it would have been... Read more »

White Sox ability to lose to bad teams put in horrifying and unwelcome spotlight

NOW FOR ALL TO SEE – Ozzie Guillen as a man capable of getting slightly miffed. // Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune (Quick question, do you use the possessive (‘s) for Sox?  Is it a plural or a singular?  Do any rules apply seeing as it’s…you know, not a real word?) Any refutation of the Cubs-Sox... Read more »