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South Side Sox 40 mins ago
South Side Sox on the Farm Podcast 17 — System Surprises!

South Side Sox on the Farm Podcast 17 — System Surprises!

Darren Black talks with Brett Ballantini about the best and worst surprises of the Birmingham, Winston-Salem, Kannapolis and ACL seasons. Darren Black and Brett Ballantini took a few weeks off (!) but are back with the Farm podcast. With Birmingham, Winston-Salem, Kannapolis and the ACL White Sox all finished for the year, we took a look at good and bad surprises from the 2021 season. The curious case of Birmingham Barons late collapse out of the playoffs, including the first rainout clinch in recent history or memory Another bit of a 40-man primer, provided by Darren, re:...
South Side Sox 42 mins ago
Today in White Sox History: September 22

Today in White Sox History: September 22

Estimated crowd for the White Sox game at Yankee Stadium on this day, 55 years ago. | Diamond Images/ A massive crowd at Midway Airport — and a nonexistent one, seven years later. 1959 The White Sox clinched the American League pennant with a 4-2 win in Cleveland. Al Smith and Jim Rivera hit back-to-back home runs in the game. Smith also threw out former Sox star Minnie Miñoso at home plate. A crowd estimated by the Chicago Sun-Times at 125,000 was at Midway Airport to greet the Sox when they returned home. All this on a night when Chicago fire commissioner Robert...
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White Sox Minor League Update: September 20-21, 2021

White Sox Minor League Update: September 20-21, 2021

Yoelqui Céspedes is one of seven White Sox organizational players headed to the Arizona Fall League next month. | Tiffany Wintz/South Side Sox With most teams done for the year, the DSL Sox won a couple of games. Plus, some inklings of who is headed to the Arizona Fall League. White Sox prospects expected to participate in the Arizona Fall League: OF Yoelqui Céspedes IF José Rodríguez IF Yolbert Sánchez RHP Caleb Freeman RHP J.B. Olson RHP McKinley Moore RHP Johan Dominguez— James Fegan (@JRFegan) September 20, 2021 With the seeming exception of J.B. Olson,...
Chicago White Sox have to wait to win the AL Central after they don’t get the big hit in a 5-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers: ‘Our execution is not what it has to be, in all phases’

Chicago White Sox have to wait to win the AL Central after they don’t get the big hit in a 5-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers: ‘Our execution is not what it has to be, in all phases’

The Chicago White Sox had the tying run on base in both the eighth and ninth but came up empty Tuesday in a 5-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers in front of 10,585 at Comerica Park.
Column: The Chicago White Sox have been a .500 team for the last 3 months. Can they still enter the postseason on a high note?

Column: The Chicago White Sox have been a .500 team for the last 3 months. Can they still enter the postseason on a high note?

The Chicago White Sox are on the verge of winning a division title nearly everyone predicted back in spring training. Now comes the hard part: getting through October.
South Side Sox 13 hours ago
Tigers claw White Sox again, 5-3

Tigers claw White Sox again, 5-3

Leury Garcia confuses bat with broomstick | Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports But Sox win the LOB battle, 13-10 Yeah, yeah, it’s not good to be at .500 since the All-Star break. And it’s not nice to have a worse second-half record than Detroit. And it’s unpleasant to have to wait another day to clinch the AAAL Central and to fall darn near hopelessly behind the Astros for home field advantage in the AL Division Series. But at least we got one important question answered today, namely, is Dallas Keuchel worth having on a postseason roster if Carlos Rodón or another...
South Side Sox 14 hours ago
Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 5, White Sox 3

Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 5, White Sox 3

FanGraphs Can we get this over with? The White Sox (85-66) are 31-31 since the All-Star break after losing a 5-3 nailbiter to the Tigers (74-78) on Tuesday. Some things happened. Jace Fry pitched in the seventh inning of a tie game of a potential division-clincher. The Sox went 2-for-10 with runners in scoring position. They left thirteen on base. Twelve hits, six walks, a reach on an error, culminating in all of three runs. On to the next. The Starters For the second straight start, Dallas Keuchel (ND, 8-9) didn’t have all that much in the way of stuff. Yet he...
Chicago White Sox reinstate outfielder Adam Engel from the injured list and option infielder Romy González to Triple-A Charlotte

Chicago White Sox reinstate outfielder Adam Engel from the injured list and option infielder Romy González to Triple-A Charlotte

Injuries have limited Chicago White Sox outfielder Adam Engel, but he was back Tuesday and in the lineup against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.
Tony La Russa says Carlos Rodón will get 1 more start for the Chicago White Sox: ‘He’s got another shot next ... and hope there will be a better result’

Tony La Russa says Carlos Rodón will get 1 more start for the Chicago White Sox: ‘He’s got another shot next ... and hope there will be a better result’

Carlos Rodón is set to go next Wednesday against the Cincinnati Reds in his final regular season start, though Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa said his fingers are crossed the left-hander will be healthy enough for the postseason.
South Side Sox 19 hours ago
Today in White Sox History: September 21

Today in White Sox History: September 21

The first pennant-winners in American League history? As a non-major league team in 1900, it was the White Sox. And in the season of the picture above, 1901, the White Sox won the first pennant with the AL as a major league. | Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection/Chicago History Museum/ Two pennants won in one day? You betcha. 1901 The White Sox won the first “official” American League pennant despite losing to the Philadelphia A’s, 10-4. The Sox would end up winning the pennant by five games over the Boston Americans, with a record of 83-53....
South Side Sox Sep 21, 2021
Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 4, White Sox 3

Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 4, White Sox 3

Unlucky eighth: Harold Castro’s RBI single with two outs in the eighth was the decisive hit despite having a .140 xBA. | FanGraphs Detroit came out on top despite a significant xBA deficit The White Sox (85-65) started their three-game series against the Tigers (73-78) on Monday, and the Good Guys could not come out on top. After scoring three in the top of the third, the South Siders struggled the rest of the way. Let’s observe the details behind the close loss in Detroit. The Starters Things did not go as planned for White Sox starter Carlos Rodón. Rodón got...
South Side Sox Sep 20, 2021
Tigers 4, White Sox 3: Offense Stalls After Early Explosion

Tigers 4, White Sox 3: Offense Stalls After Early Explosion

Early momentum: Eloy Jiménez crushed an RBI double that gave the White Sox an early insurance run. Unfortunately, the lead did not last. | Richard Rodriguez/ Carlos Rodón leaves the game after experiencing soreness, with next start in serious doubt. The White Sox (85-65) started their three-game series against the Tigers (73-78) on Monday night strong, but suffered a disappointing finish. As of this morning, the South Siders’ magic number was at four. Unfortunately, the White Sox could not get the victory. The good news is that Cleveland dropped both games of its...
Chicago White Sox can’t make an early lead hold up in a 4-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers, but their magic number drops to 2

Chicago White Sox can’t make an early lead hold up in a 4-3 loss to the Detroit Tigers, but their magic number drops to 2

Harold Castro drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out single in the eighth inning against reliever Craig Kimbrel as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 at Comerica Park.
Tim Anderson and the Chicago White Sox are focused on keeping their foot on the gas — even after they clinch the division: ‘We’ve got to stay hungry’

Tim Anderson and the Chicago White Sox are focused on keeping their foot on the gas — even after they clinch the division: ‘We’ve got to stay hungry’

Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson said he “feels good” since returning from a left hamstring strain Sept. 14. "We’ve just got to continue to keep pushing, man."
South Side Sox Sep 20, 2021
Gamethread: White Sox at Tigers

Gamethread: White Sox at Tigers

Back to the bump: Carlos Rodón looks to help the White Sox get even closer to clinching the division. | Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY Sports The South Siders look to build on their series victory in Texas The White Sox (85-64) are in Detroit to take on the Tigers (72-78) for a three-game series. The AL Central title going to the South Siders has been a foregone conclusion for some time. They can officially clinch the division during this series, as the magic number is at four as of the start of tonight’s game. This season, the White Sox are 9-4 with a +32 run...

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    Tigers claw White Sox again, 5-3

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    Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 5, White Sox 3

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    Chicago White Sox reinstate outfielder Adam Engel from the injured list and option infielder Romy González to Triple-A Charlotte

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    Tim Anderson

    Tim Anderson and the Chicago White Sox are focused on keeping their foot on the gas — even after they clinch the division: ‘We’ve got to stay hungry’

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