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Season Preview: 2016 Arizona League White Sox (Rookie)

Season Preview: 2016 Arizona League White Sox (Rookie)
The Arizona Rookie League (AZL), also known as the Fire League, started in earnest yesterday. It features official minor league teams but is cut from its own cloth when compared to other levels. Familiar FutureSox face Kim Contreras offers a nice primer of the league as a whole, which you absolutely should check out. The... Read more »

White Sox Minor League Recap 6/23/2015: Tim Anderson All Star Game MVP

White Sox Minor League Recap 6/23/2015: Tim Anderson All Star Game MVP
There were three minor league All Star games last night involving White Sox prospects, in addition to some regular games. Tim Anderson highlighted the night with an MVP performances in the Southern League midseason classic. Oh and these rookie league teams look like they will be very fun to watch this summer… Southern League (AA... Read more »

2015 AZL White Sox season preview

2015 AZL White Sox season preview
The 2015 draft is done and the White Sox have nearly their entire class under contract and assigned. The White Sox have two rookie affiliates, the Arizona League White Sox and the Great Falls Voyagers of the Pioneer League. The AZL White Sox are filled with talent this year, most coming from the 2015 MLB... Read more »
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Season Preview: 2014 DSL White Sox

The White Sox affiliate in the Dominican Summer League begins play on Saturday, May 31st, as the first of the short season leagues to get into game action.  This team and league are notoriously the hardest to analyze for multiple reasons.  For one thing, there is virtually no media coverage to follow or videos to... Read more »

White Sox Latin American Pipeline 2014 Preview

The White Sox farm system was at or near the bottom of the MLB barrel for a number of years, basically from the 2005 World Series season until a year or two ago.  We won’t explore the many reasons for this now.  But one of the key contributing factors to the dearth of talent was... Read more »

2013 DSL Sox Season Preview

The Dominican Summer League (DSL) opens play on Saturday, June 1st.  For those unfamiliar, the DSL is an affiliated minor league for Latin American prospects not yet ready for US-based teams, due to age (some DSL players are as young as 16) or simply being too raw.  Only a small percentage of DSL players even... Read more »
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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 »
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