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Hannah Gettleman

Scott Carroll, Chicago White Sox Prospect

 

Apr 28, 2014 | | Leave a comment

He may not be a big name (yet!), but there’s a few reasons why you should know White Sox prospect Scott Carroll.

As our HAM of the Week, Carroll gave up just one earned run in 7 1/3 innings in his MLB debut in yesterday’s 9-2 winner versus the Tampa Bay Rays.

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Hannah Gettleman

HAM(s) of the Week, Opening Day Edition

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Mar 31, 2014 | | Leave a comment

Well Divas, the day is finally here—the start to baseball season! Just in time for the home openers (the White Sox opened their season on Monday versus the Minnesota Twins and the Cubs are Friday vs the Philadelphia Phillies), we’ve got two stellar guys who nabbed roster spots and who should be on your radar this week: Marcus Semien of the White Sox and Mike Olt of the Cubs, our HAM (s) of the Week.

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Erik Johnson, Chicago White Sox

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Sep 18, 2013 | | Leave a comment

As the Chicago baseball season comes to a sad, sorry end, we figured we’d HAM Hunt of the diamonds one last time before it’s too late. As White Sox fans know all too well, this season has been a disaster for the south siders.

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Kristen Perteet

White Sox Finally Pull the Trigger and Trade Pitcher Jake Peavy

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Jul 31, 2013 | | Leave a comment


Jake Peavy

The White Sox finally made their big move in the final hours before the MLB Trade Deadline and dealt pitcher Jake Peavy to the Boston Red Sox in a 3-team trade that included the Detroit Tigers.

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Kristen Perteet

Get to Know Chris Sale and the Evolution of the White Sox Ace

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May 27, 2013 | | Comment (1)

Chris Sale

Speed and strength are not the first things that come to mind upon first glance of White Sox pitcher Chris Sale. At 6’6″ and 180 lbs, the lanky lefty exudes a quiet confidence that is backed by the ability to shut down offenses and sink pitches that average around 96 mph.

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Addison Reed, Chicago White Sox

 

Apr 8, 2013 | | Leave a comment

This week’s HAM is White Sox relief pitcher, Addison Reed.

Reed picked up his first win of the season on Sunday after pitching a scoreless tenth inning before Dayan Viciedo’s walk off home run that lifted the Sox to a 4-3 win over the Mariners in 10 innings.

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Colleen Fashing

Long Balls & Solid Pitching Highlight the White Sox Opening Homestand

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Apr 8, 2013 | | Leave a comment

P. Konerko from wgntv.com

The 2013 MLB season is only one week in and the White Sox are already finding their rhythm with an excellent homestand to start off the season.  The Sox are 4-2 and won their first two series of the year against the Kansas City Royals and the Seattle Mariners.  The Sox are currently tied for first place in the AL Central division with the Minnesota Twins, who will be facing the Sox in Chicago in two weeks.

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Colleen Fashing

2013 Chicago White Sox: Position Players Preview

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Apr 1, 2013 | | Leave a comment

2013 Sox

Sox fans…here we go! While many critics are calling for the Sox to have a mediocre 2013 season, largely due to the increased competitiveness of the AL Central, Sox fans remain optimistic thanks to strong pitching, a returning solid lineup, and a few new additions that could ultimately be the x-factor for the southsiders.

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Colleen Fashing

The 2013 White Sox Preview: The Pitchers

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Mar 28, 2013 | | Leave a comment


Chris Sale

While most people will be hunting for Easter eggs and red-lining brackets on Sunday, this baseball-lovin’ gal will be getting ready for the 2013 MLB regular season to commence.

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Colleen Fashing

2013 White Sox Coaches Preview

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Mar 25, 2013 | | Leave a comment

Opening Day

I will be the first to admit, as a Chicago sports fan, gearing up for the 2013 MLB season has been challenging this year. With the excitement of the NCAA tourney, the Hawks still kicking ass and taking names, and the anticipation surrounding the ongoing Derrick Rose Saga, the 2013 MLB season seems far off in the distance.

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Colleen Fashing

Five Ways the Sox Need to Improve in 2013

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Mar 11, 2013 | | Leave a comment

Chicago White Sox

With less than three weeks left until Opening Day, it’s time to look back at the 2012 season and identify what went wrong and where the Sox can improve in 2013.

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Colleen Fashing

White Sox “Farm Hands” to Watch This Season

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Mar 5, 2013 | | Leave a comment

White Sox Spring Training

While we deal with white-out conditions today in Chicago, it’s nice to know our White Sox are working their butts off in sunny Arizona with the goal of entertaining us in warmer months ahead.

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