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Fool Me Once: Good seasons by OK prospects, Part 2

Welcome back for Part Two in a sometimes depressing two-part series, in which I cast a nostalgic gaze back upon the recent history of White Sox minor league baseball, remember the prospects that had good years, and then remember the less good years by those prospects that were almost sure to follow. Part One, covering the late unpleasantness of... Read more »

White Sox Select Adrian Nieto, Others in Rule V Draft

The White Sox were active in the Rule V Draft today, picking up a catcher in the major league phase, a pitcher and another catcher in the AAA phase.  They also lost a player in the AAA phase.  Let’s take a look at each of the prospects involved. Adrian Nieto, Major League phase The White Sox... Read more »

Q&A with Infielder Marcus Semien

No prospect in the White Sox system is hotter right now than infielder Marcus Semien.  At age 22 in AA he is on the younger side, but you wouldn’t know it looking at what he’s done in July: .372/.524/.745, 29 BB, 12 K and 6 stolen bases for good measure.  He’s played all three skill infield... Read more »

One Week In - What We've Learned

The first week of minor league games is in the books now, and despite the very small sample size, we’ve already learned a lot.  The stats don’t tell much of a story yet – far too early for that.  But the roster announcements, and then the first few games for each affiliate, do tell us... Read more »

The Next Wave - Non-Top 25 Prospects to Watch in 2013

At any given point in the season, there are well over two hundred players in the White Sox minor league system, spread out among seven US affiliate teams, a Dominican Summer League squad, and instructional leagues.  Twice a year, we publish a list of the current Top 25 prospects in the system – roughly the top... Read more »

2013 Pre-Season Top 25 White Sox Prospects - Full List

We already published the 11-25 portion of the list, so for detailed write-ups on those players, click here. This is the full Top 25, including write-ups for the Top 10. Also we list the other prospects we considered for the list at the bottom… The 2012 White Sox campaign was one of surpassing expectations, but... Read more »

2012 Winston-Salem Season in Review

Since moving into BB&T Ballpark, the Winston-Salem Dash have had a good run of success, but 2012 was the best year the club has seen in a while. The Dash posted the best regular season record (87-51) in full season minor league baseball, won their first and second half division titles and a playoff series.... Read more »

2012 Midseason Top 25 FutureSox Prospects

With the White Sox in first place as we open July of 2012, one of the great story lines on this team is that 10 of the 25 players on the current active roster are rookies, including 5 in the bullpen and 2 in the starting rotation. That’s not including young players like Chris Sale... Read more »

FutureSox Prospects of the Month: June 2012

With the draft behind us all six Chicago White Sox affiliates are in season. A number of all-star games are in the books and a couple are still to come shortly. The minor league season is past its halfway point so the roster moves are starting to come in bigger flurries. Time to take a... Read more »

FutureSox Prospects of the Month: May 2012

Amidst the buzz of the draft (stay with us throughout day two of the draft for frequent updates) some focus will still be given to the players already in the system. Two months are in the books, which means the first half of the minor league season is heading into its final stretch and rookie... Read more »
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