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Season in Review: 2015 Charlotte Knights

Season in Review: 2015 Charlotte Knights
The White Sox AAA affiliate Charlotte Knights concluded their season on Labor Day, with a final overall record of 74-70, tied for 3rd and 4 games back in the International League South Division. That’s a big improvement from last season’s ugly 63-81 showing, good for last place in the division and the entire league. And... Read more »

FutureSox TV: AAA Sluggers

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This week Daniel takes a look at some hitters performing well at AAA for the Charlotte Knights. Want to know right away when we publish a new article? Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. Our list is completely spam free, and you can opt out at any time.

Game Story: Charlotte Knights 5/2/2015, with video and scouting notes

A few times a year, writers from Future Sox catch affiliates playing live. We interview players, take video of batting practice and the game, and most importantly get to see the players in live game action. By doing all that, we get a feel for the prospects that goes far beyond what you see in... Read more »

White Sox Prospects of the Month - April 2015

After each month of the minor league season, we name one position player and one pitcher as players of the month on the White Sox farm.  Generally, players have to see full-time innings or plate appearances, and still be a prospect (not reached MLB rookie status) to qualify. But as you will see, in the... Read more »

State of the System: Corner Infield

State of the System: Corner Infield
Positional Overview: Last off-season Rick Hahn overhauled the corner infield positions for the Sox by signing Jose Abreu and trading for Matt Davidson. One of those moves turned out spectacularly well, with Abreu proving to be one of the most dangerous hitters in the game. The other move, unfortunately, was far less successful, with Davidson... Read more »

2015 Charlotte Knights Season Preview

  UPDATED 4/9/15 9:19: to reflect slight changes to initial roster Charlotte opens play Thursday, April 9th, along with the other three full-season clubs. Joel Skinner returns to manage the top affiliate in the system. The White Sox’ AAA team begins International League play at home for their second year in new BB&T Ballpark, hosting the Norfolk Tide,... Read more »

Spring Training Week 2 - Updated Stock Report

We’re going to take a weekly look at the Spring Training performances of players who are NOT guaranteed a 25-man roster spot. This should provide a succinct view into who appears to be winning or losing the battles for open roster slots, and also a look at how some minor leaguers that aren’t in real... Read more »

FutureSox TV: Non-Roster Invitees

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This week Daniel breaks down some non-roster invitee minor leaguers that could contribute this season.

Dominican Winter League - Season in Review

Four players from the White Sox organization saw action in the Dominican Winter League regular season, which ended last week. We previewed the league from a White Sox perspective back in the fall. They are in their playoffs now, but let’s take a look at how the White Sox players (two of whom were with... Read more »

Fire Engulfs parts of Estadio Cibao

Early Wednesday morning, a fire broke out at Estadio Cibao in Santiago, Dominican Republic – the home of the Aguilas Cibaenas, a Dominican Winter League team where a number of minor leaguers from multiple clubs (including the White Sox) are playing offseason baseball. At around 7am, stadium employees and residents fled the stadium and the surrounding areas... Read more »
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