Tag: All-Star Game

White Sox Week That Was 6/27-7/3 - Pretty good, pretty good

White Sox Week That Was 6/27-7/3 - Pretty good, pretty good
These weekly wrap-ups are always heavily influenced by the result of the Sunday game.  Seeing as the Sox have been hugging all the turns on the road to mediocrity all year long, usually they’re one game away from being deemed a failure anyway, so it’s a flaw that’s easily hidden most of the time.  But... Read more »

White Sox All-Star game candidates, and other fictional creatures

White Sox All-Star game candidates, and other fictional creatures
And he won’t need someone to get a career-derailing concussion this time to get back! // Michael Buckner, Getty Images The All-Star Game can be kind of silly.  The fans vote for the starters, and that inevitably results in a great deal of the team being determined via popularity contest, and anyone who’s been to... Read more »

White Sox are let down by All-Star team announcement, as are most ML teams

Earlier this week…or last week…a few days ago, who cares, it’s not the point; I wrote a column predicting the plausible candidates for the All-Star team on the White Sox roster…Mark Kotsay was considered a long-shot.   But in writing this column, I added in an extraneous factor that in no way actually plays into... Read more »
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