Found June 19, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
So is this the kind of pregame fuel players are using in Chicago these days? I can’t imagine this was acceptable under Ozzie Guillen, unless the player was sharing his stogies, of course. Maybe this is just what Cuban-born shortstop Alexei Ramirez grew up on. Nothing to see here, move along. H/T SB Nation Chicago via Hot Clicks

White Sox shortstop enjoys pre-game cigar

White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez apparently smoked a cigar in the dugout before a game, and we now have a picture of it happening on June 7th. It is often that you see baseball players in the past enjoying some chew, but a cigar prior to a game is on a different level. via SB Nation Article found on: Cosby Sweaters

White Sox sign OF Hawkins, No. 13 pick in draft

The Chicago White Sox agreed to terms on Monday with outfielder Courtney Hawkins, the No. 13th pick in this year's draft. The 18-year-old Hawkins from Corpus Christi, Texas, hit .437 with 11 home runs, 39 RBI, 17 stolen bases and 56 runs in 36 games for Carroll High School. Hawkins was the ESPNHS Gatorade Texas Baseball Player of the Year, and was rated second by Baseball America...

Chicago White Sox: Zach Stewart gets crushed

Despite the Cubs’ bats being asleep for the better part of this season, they certainly woke up Monday against the Chicago White Sox as they crushed the hometown team 12-3. In an effort to preserve the young Chris Sale’s arm, reliever Zach Stewart started... This is a content summary only. Visit for full links, other content, and more!

Ozzie Guillen Says He Prefers Weather Hot Because of Its Effect on Women (Video)

Ozzie Guillen has known a hot day or two, and after spending much of his playing and managing career in Chicago, he's not going to complain about 90-degree weather. Guillen was right at home Wednesday night as the Red Sox dealt with their first sweltering evening of the season in their second game against the Miami Marlins. Guillen acknowledged that he likes it when it's...

Chicago vs. Chicago: Round 3

The Windy City Showdown continues as Craig Robinson and Nick Offerman battle in the 7th inning stretch, and there seems to be a clear winner. Unfortunately for North-siders it looks like the White Sox took the seventh inning stretch duel and have won. You can view the first episode HERE, and the second edition HERE. H/T Hot CLicks Article found on: Cosby Sweaters

White Sox 7, Cubs 0

Gavin Floyd pitched four-hit ball into the seventh, Gordon Beckham homered, and the struggling Chicago White Sox beat the Cubs 7-0 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep. Floyd (5-7) put aside his recent problems. Beckham matched a career-high by driving in four runs, and the White Sox got an easy win after dropping six of seven. They finally showed some pop after managing just...

Chicago White Sox Have a Big, Unexpected Problem: Pitching

Just over two weeks ago, the White Sox were rolling. It seemed they were scoring at will, and teams did not stand a chance to outslug the Chicago White Sox. However, it appears that all that mashing masked a huge problem the White Sox have developed. Now that the offense has come back down to Earth, it’s clear that outside of a few people, the White Sox pitching is not good enough...

Jake Peavy warns teammates “Detroit is coming.”

Following the White Sox 2-1 loss to the Cubs Tuesday night, White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy had a message for his teammates.  “Detroit is coming.” He’s right.  The Tigers have won seven of their last nine games and have moved within a game off .500.  While the winning percentage still is a far cry from where everybody expected it to be, all that really matters is their place...

Ozzie Guillen Considers Several Options, Suggests Marlins Find Psychologist to Get Elusive Win

Ozzie Guillen wants a win -- no doubt about that. But even the veteran manager, now in his first year with Miami, is at a loss how to get it. And as the Marlins faced down another defeat at the hands of the Red Sox on Wednesday night, he was throwing out all kinds of ideas. Guillen called on a bevy of pitchers in Wednesday's loss, including those who would have been used as insurance...

The sad life of the Cubs fan

Is underscored again as a famous White Sox fan has fun at his expense.

White Sox vs Cubs, Craig Robinson vs. Nick Offerman, The Office vs. Parks & Rec (video)

What follows is the the third installment of the New Era ballcaps ads featuring actors Nick Offerman and Craig Robinson sporting Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs caps. This one is the funniest by far; as it features Robinson in his Sox cap doing a lounge song version of “Take me out to the Ballgame.” It’s a viral vid sure to spice up the latest edition of the Red Line Series...
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