White Sox Rumors & News

  • Jose Quintana stays hot as White Sox beat Rays

    Chicago Sun-Times "Jose Quintana allowed one earned run in 7 1/3 innings, and Avisail Garcia drove in two runs with a double in a four-run fifth inning, leading the White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night at Tropicana Field. Alexei Ramirez and Jose Abreu each drove in a run with a..." September 20

  • White Sox expected to retire Paul Konerko’s No. 14

    Chicago Sun-Times "Paul Konerko said he’d play in the last homestand of his career if it meant “taking the three ugliest swings and striking out.’’ Thankfully for the retiring White Sox captain, it shouldn’t be that ugly. Two and a half weeks after breaking a small bone in his left hand, Konerko returned to the..." September 20

  • Kansas City, dogs conquer White Sox and win 6-2 against Sale

    Royals Review "It's just that kind of season. Royals Devil Magic abounds. In the pregame, which I wrote after last night's awful loss, I was admittedly bitter, and I did not think the Royals had much of a chance against Chris Sale. Who has been Randy Johnson since he became a starter in 2012. Here's what I..." September 18

  • White Sox outlast Royals in record-setting game

    Chicago Tribune "White Sox manager Robin Ventura was still in a joking mood -- even after managing a nine-inning game that lasted 4 hours, 16 minutes Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. “I didn’t even notice,” Ventura joked of the game’s length. “I thought it was nice and crisp.” It probably helped Ventura’s..." September 17

  • May strikes out 10 in Twins' victory over White Sox

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "The White Sox opened the fourth inning with four consecutive hits and two runs. The implosion seemed to be just a couple of pitches away. But Trevor May didn’t have that look on Sunday. He marched off the mound to take the ball, talked with catcher Kurt Suzuki and then was visited by pitching..." September 15

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    Bruce Levine @MLBBruceLevine

    Jose Abreu told me his goal is to master the English language and sing the National anthem before a White Sox game.

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    Bruce Levine @MLBBruceLevine

    Paul Koberko hit off of a Tee reporting minor discomfort but the ability to hit with a small hand fracture . Hopes to play this week

  • Saturday's Game 2 recap: White Sox 6, Twins 5

    Chicago Tribune "The 20,106 die-hards who populated U.S. Cellular Field on Saturday were not exactly chanting "Let's play two!" when the White Sox hosted the Twins. But that is what they got between the AL Central bottom-feeders. Dayan Viciedo provided the heroics with a two-run homer in the ninth for a 7-6..." September 14

  • Saturday's Game 1 recap: White Sox 5, Twins 1

    Chicago Tribune "The American League Central also-rans faced each other in a Saturday doubleheader at U.S. Cellular Field. Jose Quintana struck out a career-high 13 batters in the first game to help the Sox to a 5-1 victory over the Twins. "I like when I get a lot of strikeouts," Quintana said. "Sometimes..." September 14

  • Chris Sale dominates struggling A's in White Sox victory

    CSN Chicago "Their record might not show it, but prior evidence and days like Thursday have Chris Sale believing the White Sox are trending upward. If their series against the Oakland A’s is to be taken as a sign, one the White Sox wrapped up with a 1-0 victory at U.S. Cellular Field, Sale could be on to..." September 12

  • White Sox stage eighth-inning rally to knock off A's

    CSN Chicago "Avisail Garcia singled in two runs late Wednesday night as the White Sox downed the Oakland A’s, 2-1, at U.S. Cellular Field. Following an intentional walk to Conor Gillaspie that loaded the bases with two outs, Garcia singled to center field to give the White Sox their first lead of the night...." September 11

  • Tyler Flowers powers White Sox to victory over A's in extras

    CSN Chicago "Before six days ago, Tyler Flowers never had a multi-home run game in his career. But the White Sox catcher followed up last week’s performance in Minneapolis with two solo homers in Monday night’s 5-4 stunner over the Oakland A’s in 12 innings at U.S. Cellular Field. Three innings after he..." September 09

  • Carrasco continues his mastery on the mound as Indians sweep White Sox with 2-0 victory

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Terry Francona waited before he gave the signal. First, he stood, eye to eye, with Carlos Carrasco atop the mound, commended the starting pitcher and slapped him on the chest. Carrasco then retreated to the dugout, one out shy of a complete-game shutout. The relocation to the starting..." September 08

  • Jose Abreu’s 14-game hitting streak comes to an end

    Hardball Talk "White Sox 1B/DH Jose Abreu was unable to get a hit in four at-bats against Indians starter Corey Kluber on Saturday night, ending his 14-game hitting streak. Abreu struck out once and grounded out three times. During the streak, which spanned from August 19 to September 5, Abreu hit .510..." September 07

  • Corey Kluber throws five-hitter as Cleveland Indians beat White Sox, 3-1

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Indians didn't overwhelm Corey Kluber with offense Saturday night, but an excess of run wasn't needed. Kluber ended a three-game losing streak with his third complete game of the season as the Indians beat Chicago, 3-1, at Progressive Field. The Indians won it with two runs in the..." September 07

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    Colleen Kane @ChiTribKane

    Konerko today: "I’ll finish on the field. ...I don’t care if I go up there and take three pitches and strike out, I’ll finish on the field."

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    Daryl Van Schouwen @CST_soxvan

    Petricka unavailable this weekend. He's a new daddy.

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    Scott Merkin @scottmerkin

    Konerko with a fracture in sesamoid bone in his left hand

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    Bob Nightengale @BNightengale

    The #Dodgers tried to trade for #WhiteSox slugger Adam Dunn for bench help before he was traded to #Athletics

  • David Murphy's single in 10th gives Cleveland Indians a 2-1 victory over Chicago White Sox

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "David Murphy did not require much time to get re-acclimated. Pinch-hitter Murphy hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the 10th inning as the Indians defeated the White Sox, 2-1, at Progressive Field. Paid attendance: 15,531. Murphy was activated from the disabled list earlier in the..." September 06

  • Trevor May finds a rhythm, gets help in Twins' 11-4 victory over White Sox

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "The Twins on Wednesday hired a popular local DJ — named Vaski — to play music between innings of their game against the White Sox. Was it intentional? Twins righthander Trevor May also likes to DJ. “I really enjoyed warming up to the stuff he was playing,” May said. “It’s funny. Everyone was..." September 04

  • Jose Abreu returns to White Sox lineup after one day off

    CSN Chicago "Two days off is plenty for Jose Abreu. The White Sox slugger is back in the lineup for Wednesday night’s game against the Minnesota Twins after a one-game absence. Abreu missed Tuesday’s victory over the Twins and the White Sox were off Monday, which apparently gave the rookie enough time to..." September 04

  • White Sox aren’t calling up top pick Carlos Rodon

    Hardball Talk "MLB.com’s Scott Merkin wrote last month that there was a “better-than-average” chance of left-hander Carlos Rodon — who was selected third overall in this year’s draft — joining the White Sox as a September callup. But it’s not going to happen. “It just wasn’t right time in his development to..." September 03

  • White Sox aren’t calling up top pick Carlos Rodon

    Hardball Talk "MLB.com’s Scott Merkin wrote last month that there was a “better-than-average” chance of left-hander Carlos Rodon — who was selected third overall in this year’s draft — joining the White Sox as a September callup. But it’s not going to happen. “It just wasn’t right time in his development to..." September 02

  • Quintana earns win; White Sox beat Tigers 6-2

    Chicago Sun-Times "Jose Quintana allowed two runs over seven innings to earn his first win in more than a month, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 6-2 after trading Adam Dunn on Sunday afternoon. The White Sox sent Dunn to Oakland before the game, ending a disappointing four-year run in Chicago..." September 01

  • Adam Dunn traded to A's

    CBSSports.com "The Chicago White Sox have traded slugger Adam Dunn to the Oakland Athletics for minor-league pitcher Nolan Sanburn, the A's announced Sunday. Dunn, 34, is hitting .220/.340/.433 (117 OPS+) with 20 homers in 435 plate appearances this season. The two-time All-Star has 460 career homers and his..." September 01

  • O's acquire De Aza & Johnson in seperate deals

    MLB.com "With the days dwindling for MLB teams to make a trade and still have the player eligible for the postseason, the Orioles finalized a pair of deals on Saturday night. In their first trade, the Orioles acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza from the White Sox in exchange for Minor League pitchers..." September 01

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    Bruce Levine @MLBBruceLevine

    Adam Dunn says he will retire after this season !

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    Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

    As of this morning, San Francisco is not a potential landing spot for Adam Dunn in a trade.

  • Detroit 8, Chicago 4: Kyle Ryan dazzles, Miguel Cabrera hobbled; Tigers back in first place

    Detroit Free Press "Miguel Cabrera was removed in the bottom of the fourth inning of Game 2 on Saturday after driving in a run to put the Tigers ahead, 5-0. The Tigers went on to beat the White Sox, 8-4, at U.S. Cellular Field to split the day-night doubleheader. The win, coupled with the Royals’ 3-2 loss at..." August 31

  • Chris Sale outduels Max Scherzer in White Sox win vs. Tigers

    CSN Chicago "Chris Sale may be known for his quick pitching but when the White Sox ace finally slowed down, his best stuff came out in a 6-3 win over the Tigers on Saturday in front of 20,556 fans at U.S. Cellular Field. It wasn’t the prettiest of starts for Sale. Ian Kinsler led off the game with a home..." August 31

  • White Sox to target Victor Martinez this winter

    CBSSports.com "The White Sox after the current season will bid farewell to the retiring Paul Konerko and outgoing free agent Adam Dunn. As such, they figure to have a vacancy at DH. One possible target to fill that role? As one source tells Bruce Levine of CBS Chicago, Victor Martinez, presently of the..." August 31

  • Detroit Tigers 7, Chicago 1: Justin Verlander starts slow, finishes strong in stellar outing vs. White Sox

    Detroit Free Press "Justin Verlander pitched one of his best games of the season and matched his season-high with eight strikeouts. Verlander allowed nine hits, two walks and one run over seven innings. It was the fourth time he struck out eight batters in a game this season. The Tigers beat the White Sox, 7-1,..." August 30

  • Carlos Carrasco remains in 'attack mode' as Cleveland Indians beat White Sox, 3-2

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Before Thursday night's game, manager Terry Francona talked about pitchers being in the attack mode from their first pitch of the game. He used Carlos Carrasco as an example, saying. "Carrasco has been doing that for four months to be honest with you." Carrasco did it again Thursday night,..." August 29

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    Doug Padilla @ESPNChiSox

    Sale to start Game 1 of Saturday's DH. Chris Bassitt to make his his MLB debut in Game 2.

  • White Sox snap seven-game losing streak with win over Indians

    CSN Chicago "Once struggling for his major league life, Hector Noesi has at the least joined the conversation to be part of the 2015 White Sox rotation. The right-hander delivered seven sharp innings on Wednesday night and with the aid of Jose Abreu helped the White Sox snap a seven-game losing streak with..." August 28

  • Walters powers Indians past White Sox in 10

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Indians played the Chicago White Sox in the opener of a three-game series Tuesday. Here is a capsule look from The Plain Dealer reporter Dennis Manoloff: Game: 130. Opponent: White Sox. Location: U.S. Cellular Field, Chicago. Time of day: Night. Time elapsed: 3 hours, 48..." August 27

  • With clean slate, Gordon Beckham leaves woes behind

    Chicago Tribune "When White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton returned from his rehab assignment with Triple-A Charlotte on Tuesday, the locker next to his in the clubhouse corner at U.S. Cellular Field was cleared of Gordon Beckham's belongings. The baggage, however, Beckham said via phone from Anaheim on Tuesday,..." August 27

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    HardballTalk @HardballTalk

    Adam Eaton is back in the #WhiteSox's lineup http://t.co/95Uz0tp7mV

  • Adam Eaton could rejoin White Sox on Tuesday

    Hardball Talk "White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Charlotte tonight against Norfolk. If all goes well, Eaton could rejoin the White Sox as early as Tuesday, when the White Sox begin a homestand starting with the Indians, reports MLB.com’s Jamal Collier. Eaton landed on..." August 24

  • Yankees honor Torre, top White Sox for third straight win

    New York Post "They’re not dead yet. The Yankees won for the third straight day with a 5-3 victory over the White Sox on Saturday in The Bronx, and though the win hardly reminded anyone of the vintage Yankees from the 1990s and 2000s — for which former manager Joe Torre was honored before the game — it was..." August 24

  • Prado the walk-off hero as Yanks win thriller over White Sox

    New York Post "The Yankees broke the bank on free agents in the offseason, but it was one of their newest acquisitions who delivered among the most significant hits of the year on Friday night. Martin Prado, brought over from the Diamondbacks right before the trade deadline, smacked a game-winning single with..." August 23

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    Bill Shaikin @BillShaikin

    #Angels acquire IF Gordon Beckham from #WhiteSox for PTBNL or cash.

  • White Sox's top pick Rodon could start in 2015

    ESPN.com "The Chicago White Sox's plan is to ultimately make first-round draft pick Carlos Rodon a major league starter. The only issue is how quickly it will happen. If Rodon ends up being added to the major league club when rosters expand in September, it would appear to be as a reliever to assist the..." August 21

  • White Sox shut down speedy prospect Micah Johnson

    CSN Chicago "Micah Johnson's season is over. The 23-year-old top prospect aggravated a lingering hamstring strain this week and was flown back to Chicago for an evaluation, after which White Sox officials decided to shut down the second baseman for the remainder of the 2014 season. "He’s been fighting..." August 21

  • Orioles sweep White Sox 4-3 on three homers

    CSN Baltimore "The Orioles swept a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox, extended their American League East lead to nine games, and watched Wei-Yin Chen win his career high 13th game. They also won their 39th game on the road, most in the American League. While they have a good record at home..." August 21

  • Chris Tillman strikes out nine batters in Orioles' 5-1 victory over White Sox

    Baltimore Sun "After the Orioles opened up their largest division lead in nearly 17 years with a 5-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night, the visiting clubhouse of U.S. Cellular Field was loose. Players sang along to the lyrics of the Zac Brown Band's song, "Free," as it blasted from the speakers..." August 20

  • Markakis' catch helps Norris win 11th in 8-2 victory

    CSN Baltimore "The game was slipping away from Bud Norris. The Orioles were up by just a run in the bottom of the seventh and Conor Gillaspie hit a long drive to right field. Nick Markakis ran back, leaped and took a two-run home run away from Gillaspie and kept the Orioles lead intact. Norris leaped on..." August 19

  • White Sox's Dunn ponders retirement

    Covers.com "Adam Dunn isn't sure what he will decide to do in the offseason about the rest of his baseball career. Speaking with the media Monday for the first time since telling an MLB.com reporter last weekend he was considering retirement, the 34-year-old veteran said he is no clearer on the subject a..." August 19

  • Rodon could be a White Sox call-up in September

    Chicago Tribune "First-round draft pick Carlos Rodon and Chris Sale have a few things in common, and it's no secret the White Sox have Rodon on the "Sale Plan" for success. Rodon, the third selection in the 2014 draft, was rewarded with the largest bonus of any draftee ($6.58 million), and advanced from Class A..." August 18