Archive for 2017

40-Man Roster Decisions: Players Eligible for the Rule 5 Draft

40-Man Roster Decisions: Players Eligible for the Rule 5 Draft
A world series has been won, qualifying offers have been extended and free agents can officially put ink to paper with clubs. The major league baseball off-season is upon us. The White Sox have embarked on a rebuild and while much of the heavy lifting occurred last season, the team-building must continue. The organization has... Read more »

White Sox claim OF/1B Daniel Palka on waivers from Minnesota

The Chicago White Sox have claimed 26-year-old outfielder and first baseman Daniel Palka off waivers from the Minnesota Twins. The #WhiteSox have claimed outfielder Daniel Palka off waivers from Minnesota. The 40-man roster currently sits at 35 players. pic.twitter.com/GJsecgW1I4 — Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) November 4, 2017 Palka is a left-handed hitter and thrower and... Read more »

White Sox Minor League News & Notes - October 2017

White Sox Minor League News & Notes - October 2017
Welcome to the latest edition of our News and Notes, covering the White Sox minor leagues. During the season we do these weekly, but from October through February it’s going to be closer to monthly. This article covers all the news and updates for the month of October. Despite the fact that the regular seasons... Read more »
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Winter Leagues Preview - focus on White Sox prospects

Winter Leagues Preview - focus on White Sox prospects
The current focus on the offseason leagues for prospects is on the Arizona Fall League and the Fall Instructional League, both of which are well underway (and you can follow those links to our previews). But the foreign winter leagues are just getting started, with some not even open yet. There are at least 17... Read more »

White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Pitchers

White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Pitchers
2017 was a big year for the White Sox minor league system. They acquired a wave of highly considered prospects from other teams, rode some success from both the 2016 and 2017 drafts, and for the first time in many years the Latin American pipeline is starting to generate some success in the system. The... Read more »

Arizona Fall League Preview-White Sox prospects

Arizona Fall League Preview-White Sox prospects
In late August, the rosters of the Arizona Fall League were announced to the public. The White Sox, whose participants are playing for the Glendale Desert Dogs, will have seven players on the roster, with play opening in a few days. The Sox representatives will be: Seby Zavala (catcher) Tito Polo (outfielder) Danny Mendick (infielder)... Read more »
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White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Hitters

White Sox Minor League Statistical Leaders, 2017 - Hitters
2017 was a big year for the White Sox minor league system. They acquired a wave of highly considered prospects from other teams, rode some success from both the 2016 and 2017 drafts, and for the first time in many years the Latin American pipeline is starting to generate some success in the system. The... Read more »

Season in Review: 2017 Charlotte Knights

Season in Review: 2017 Charlotte Knights
Team: Charlotte Knights League: International League (AAA) Final record: 61-81 overall (35-36 Home, 26-45 Away) Final placement: Last (4th) in IL South Division  Complete 2017 Team Stats On paper, the Charlotte Knights looked like they were destined for lots of success in 2017, as they boasted the number one prospect in all of baseball (Yoan Moncada) and five of... Read more »

Season in Review: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers

Season in Review: 2017 Great Falls Voyagers
Team: Great Falls Voyagers League: Pioneer League (Rk) Final record: 34-42 overall (15-23 1st half, 19-19 2nd half) Final placement: 3rd in 1st half, 1st in 2nd half in North Division. Lost in PIO Championship Series. Complete Team Stats The Voyagers are a perennial postseason presence in the Pioneer League, having made the playoffs in ten of the... Read more »
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Season in Review: 2017 Kannapolis Intimidators

Season in Review: 2017 Kannapolis Intimidators
Team: Kannapolis Intimidators League: South Atlantic League (A) Final record: 68-69 overall (39-29 1st half, 29-40 2nd half) Final placement: 1st in 1st half, 7th in 2nd half in Northern Division. Lost in SAL Championship Series Complete Team Stats Recently a punching bag in a talent rich South Atlantic League, the Intimidators struck back in 2017 and qualified for their first... Read more »
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