Posts tagged "wilson betemit"

Well Robin, now you've got some managin' to do

Well Robin, now you've got some managin' to do
Through the second night of the season, Adam Dunn still looked like a new man, Alex Rios hit a game-winning HR, and it appeared as though that thanks to the blessings of sheer regression to the mean, Robin Ventura would guide a triumphant return to respectability.  All he’d have to is show up. Well, that... Read more »

Selling low on Gordon Beckham

Selling low on Gordon Beckham
By now you’ve probably heard Gordon Beckham’s name bandied about in trade rumors pertaining to the White Sox rebuilding effort. It’s notable because it’s not everyday you hear “Trade the 25 year-old cost-controlled 2nd basemen!” during a rebuilding effort, and because it wasn’t that long ago that Beckham was capable of acting as the centerpiece... Read more »

WSO Playoff Primer - AL

WSO Playoff Primer - AL
Wednesday brought about the crushing realization that there will be no more White Sox baseball in 2011.  Wednesday night brought about the shocking revelation that there was other baseball being played wholly independent of the White Sox, and if the evening was any indication, this baseball is quite possibly of a drastically higher quality and... Read more »
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White Sox blow solid Axelrod outing, make funeral arrangements

White Sox blow solid Axelrod outing, make funeral arrangements
On Wednesday afternoon, recent callup Dylan Axelrod–notable for his mediocre minor league strikeout rate, notable for being cut by the Padres, who are notable for not having talent to spare–threw six innings against one of the best offenses in the league. He allowed Carlos Guillen to crank a HR, walked two batters, but also only... Read more »