Adam LaRoche RUMORS & NEWS

  • Adam LaRoche on Walking Away From the White Sox for His Son: 'I Haven't Lost an Ounce of Sleep'

    People Magazine "It has been just over a month since Chicago White Sox player Adam LaRoche made headlines after leaving the team and retiring from the sport, and he says has "zero regrets." "I haven't lost an ounce of sleep," LaRoche, 36, told ABC News in an interview that aired on Good Morning America on..." April 19

  • Adam LaRoche goes deep on his decision to walk

    ESPN "Adam LaRoche speaks with the kind of certainty that makes doubt seem like a disease. He can make his argument, and he can make yours too, talking his way through every side of a story like a guy working a piece of furniture down a tight stairwell: slowly, carefully, occasionally taking a step back..." April 13

  • White Sox chairman declares LaRoche saga over

    ESPN "Chicago White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf says he has met with Adam LaRoche and the team and is declaring the saga over. LaRoche abruptly retired Tuesday after he was told by executive vice president Kenny Williams that his 14-year-old son wasn't allowed to be in the clubhouse. In a..." March 20

  • Players, staff complained about LaRoche's son

    USA Today "Now, do we really think Chicago White Sox executive vice president Ken Williams acted alone here, going out of his way to alienate his own team and have one of its most popular players abruptly quit in anger? In the wake of Adam LaRoche’s surprise retirement, there are plenty of spinning..." March 19

  • Sale hangs jerseys for Adam, Drake LaRoche in locker

    The Score "Chris Sale continues to show his support for the LaRoche family. On Friday, three days after Adam LaRoche decided to retire following Kenny Williams' request to dial back how much time his son, Drake, spends in the clubhouse, Sale hung jerseys for the veteran designated hitter and his..." March 18

  • LaRoche confirms retirement, says White Sox banned son

    The Score "Adam LaRoche announced his retirement from baseball Friday, saying he made the decision after he was told by the Chicago White Sox he could no longer bring his 14-year-old son to the ballpark. LaRoche made the announcement on Twitter, which read in part: Prior to signing with the White..." March 18

  • Sale: White Sox were lied to by exec Williams

    ESPN "With two Adam LaRoche jerseys hanging at his locker -- one signed by LaRoche's son, Drake -- Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale said Friday that he and his teammates were lied to by executive Kenny Williams. The jersey signed by Drake LaRoche had the message: "Chris thank you for taking care of..." March 18

  • Sale 'lit up' Williams for LaRoche situation

    The Score "Chris Sale has Adam LaRoche's back. On Wednesday, after Chicago White Sox president Ken Williams acknowledged asking LaRoche to dial back how much time his son, Drake, spends in the clubhouse, Sale reportedly "lit up" Williams in a contentious meeting between players and management, according..." March 17

  • White Sox players considered boycott to support Adam LaRoche

    ESPN "Chicago White Sox players considered not playing in Wednesday's spring training game in support of former teammate Adam LaRoche, sources told ESPN's Karl Ravech. LaRoche abruptly retired Tuesday after team president Ken Williams told the slugger that he had to limit the time his 14-year-old..." March 17

  • Adam LaRoche may not like it, but White Sox request for less Drake is fair

    USA Today "Let’s be honest here: The Chicago White Sox would love first baseman Adam LaRoche to walk away from his job and leave behind $13 million worth of paychecks. If LaRoche is so upset that he can’t bring his 14-year-old son to work with him every day as he has done for much of the past five..." March 17

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    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Sources: LaRoche chose to retire after #WhiteSox prez Ken Williams told him that he no longer could bring 14-year-old son into clubhouse.

  • Adam LaRoche chose to retire because son wasn’t welcome

    SI "White Sox DH Adam LaRoche chose to retire after team president Ken Williams told him his son was no longer welcome in the clubhouse, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports. LaRoche informed the club and his teammates during a meeting Tuesday that he was retiring after a 12-year career. He said his..." March 16

  • Adam LaRoche to retire from baseball

    Chicago Sun-Times "Adam LaRoche has told the White Sox he plans to retire. The White Sox designated hitter, who has one year remaining on his contract that would have paid him $13 million, spoke to teammates during a meeting at Camelback Ranch Tuesday morning. “I’ve decided to step away from baseball,” LaRoche..." March 15

  • Ventura: LaRoche must 'earn a job' in White Sox spring training

    CSN Chicago "Adam LaRoche must earn his keep. While the veteran isn’t the only player the White Sox have said they need more production from this weekend at SoxFest, he has been a focal point of a few fan questions critical of the club’s play. The White Sox have no plans to simply cut LaRoche without..." January 30