White Sox

All posts about Chicago White Sox Baseball by the Chicago Journal.
Oct
14
White Sox star Tim Anderson says he wants La Russa to return

White Sox star Tim Anderson says he wants La Russa to return

"Everybody thought we weren't going to get along," said Anderson, who made his first All-Star team this season. "But overall, we were talking behind the scenes the whole time. Just for him, the players come first and he makes that known. We're one big family."
3 min read
Oct
12
La Russa-led White Sox make another early October exit

La Russa-led White Sox make another early October exit

It was a rough end for Chicago. The White Sox finished with their highest win total since the 2005 World Series championship team, even though key players such as Luis Robert and Eloy Jiménez missed time with injuries.
3 min read
Oct
11
García, Grandal shine as White Sox beat Astros 12-6 in ALDS

García, Grandal shine as White Sox beat Astros 12-6 in ALDS

Backed by a boisterous crowd of 40,288, the AL Central champions erased a 5-1 deficit in the franchise's first home playoff game in 13 years. García and Grandal homered, and Grandal's borderline baserunning helped the White Sox top the Astros 12-6 to stay alive in their AL Division Series.
3 min read
Oct
07
Federal jury convicts ticket broker in White Sox ticket scam

Federal jury convicts ticket broker in White Sox ticket scam

An indictment made public last year alleged that Bruce Lee, 35, owner of Chicago-based brokerage Great Tickets, made more than $860,000 by fraudulently selling nearly 35,000 tickets over four baseball seasons from 2016 to 2019.
1 min read
Oct
06
Lynn to start Game 1 of ALDS for White Sox against Astros

Lynn to start Game 1 of ALDS for White Sox against Astros

Manager Tony La Russa announced the decision Wednesday, adding that Lucas Giolito would start Game 2. Houston will start Lance McCullers on Thursday and is going with left-hander Framber Valdez in Game 2.
1 min read
Oct
04
White Sox optimistic Rodon healthy enough for playoffs

White Sox optimistic Rodon healthy enough for playoffs

Rodón set a career high for wins in going 13-5 with a 2.37 ERA and made his first All-Star team. His 24 starts and 132 2/3 innings are the most for him since 2016, well beyond his totals in the previous two years combined.
2 min read
Sep
18
White Sox blank Rangers 8-0 as magic number drops to 5

White Sox blank Rangers 8-0 as magic number drops to 5

Chicago reduced its magic number over Cleveland to five for winning the AL Central and securing a second consecutive postseason berth for the first time in franchise history.
3 min read
Sep
08
White Sox beat A's 6-3; Oakland drops fourth straight game

White Sox beat A's 6-3; Oakland drops fourth straight game

Eloy Jiménez left the game with a bruised right knee after sliding into home in the fifth. He is day to day.
4 min read
Aug
31
Grandal, Abreu power White Sox to 4-2 win over Pirates

Grandal, Abreu power White Sox to 4-2 win over Pirates

Grandal, who hit a solo homer to lead off the second, is batting .500 (7-for-14) with four homers and 11 RBIs in four games since returning from the 10-day injured list.
3 min read
Aug
28
Grandal 8 RBIs in Return from IL, White Sox beat Cubs 17-13

Grandal 8 RBIs in Return from IL, White Sox beat Cubs 17-13

No, this was not a football scrimmage.
3 min read
Aug
25
Abreu Hits 3-run HR, Cease Fans 7, White Sox Beat Jays 5-2

Abreu Hits 3-run HR, Cease Fans 7, White Sox Beat Jays 5-2

Cease has 177 strikeouts, third-most in the AL.
3 min read
Mar
30
The Best Chicago Sports Teams Ever

The Best Chicago Sports Teams Ever

If you are going to try and make a list of the best Chicago teams ever, you have to make some choices.
15 min read