Found September 04, 2012 on
Chicago White Sox
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Monday was an important day for the Chicago White Sox. After a weekend sweep at the hands of the Detroit Tigers left them in a tie atop the AL Central, they rebounded with a 4-2 win over the Minnesota Twins. Come nightfall, the White Sox once again had sole possession of first. Monday was a less ...
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The last time Jamey Carroll homered, he was wearing a Cleveland Indians uniform. Since then, he played two homerless seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers and was without a home run through 120 games (411 at-bats) with the Minnesota Twins.
On Monday, Carroll's homerless drought ended.
On a 2-2 count from White Sox starter Hector Santiago, Carroll connected on a 95 mph pitch...
It took Jamey Carroll a long time to break into the major leagues, so looking ahead to a long career was unrealistic. He was 28 years old when the Montreal Expos called him up to play against the Chicago Cubs on Sept. 11, 2002, at Wrigley Field. "I just remember when I first got called up and thinking, 'Wow, I'll be 38 if I ever make it 10 years,'" said Carroll...
Ben Revere is fleet of foot, if you didn’t know. He became the first Twin since Chuck Knoblauch with consecutive 30+ stolen base seasons. He doesn’t hit for much power, which can seemingly diminish his overall value. After all, Jamey Carroll has more home runs than Revere does in a Twins uniform.
Power is one of the 5 tools, and is certainly the most easily appreciated. Speed...
Chris Parmelee hit a three-run homer to cap the Minnesota Twins' 10-run fifth inning against the AL Central-leading Chicago White Sox.
After sending 12 men to the plate in a seven-run second Tuesday night, the Twins used 14 batters in scoring 10 times in an inning for the second time this season. They also scored 10 in the second inning Aug. 6 against Cleveland.
The Minnesota Twins announced a pair of September call-ups on Tuesday as the team will recall right-hander Luis Perdomo and infielder Eduardo Escobar from Triple-A Rochester. Both players will be in uniform for Tuesdays game in Chicago against the White Sox.
Additionally, Red Wings manager Gene Glynn will also join Minnesota for the remainder of the season as an additional coach...
The Minnesota Twins have typically been a thorn in the Chicago White Sox's side, but not this year.
Back in sole possession of first place in the AL Central, the White Sox look to win their seventh straight at home over the Twins on Tuesday night.
Prior to this season, Chicago hadn't posted a winning season record against Minnesota since 2005, but a 4-2 victory Monday improved...
Chris Parmelee homered to cap a 10-run fifth inning and the Minnesota Twins routed the Chicago White Sox 18-9 on Tuesday night.
The Twins also batted around in a seven-run second, but first-place Chicago remained one game ahead of Detroit in the AL Central. The Tigers lost 3-2 to Cleveland.
Minnesota pecked away methodically with 17 hits - only three went for extra bases.
Plenty of Minnesota Twins hitters got in on the fun during their 18-9 win Tuesday over the Chicago White Sox. That included the newest addition to the Twins roster, infielder Eduardo Escobar.Escobar, who was promoted earlier Tuesday from Triple-A Rochester as a September call-up, tied the game with a two-run, bases-loaded single in the second inning and later tacked on his third...
The Chicago White Sox went cold at the plate at an inopportune time. A return home to face the Minnesota Twins could help.
The White Sox will try to avoid matching a season high with their fifth straight loss Monday night when they open a 10-game homestand against the Twins.
Following a 1-6 road trip in which they dropped three of four at Baltimore and were swept by Detroit, the...
Infielder Eduardo Escobar wasn't thrilled to be traded to the Minnesota Twins. In fact, when Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura told him in July he was part of a deadline deal for Francisco Liriano, Escobar said Tuesday, "I felt so sad and started crying. "I didn't know what was going to happen next." Escobar went 2-for-4 with a walk and three RBI...
Another day, another batch of angry comments. Tally ho
The 10 ugliest NASCAR paint jobs ever.
This display of putting definitely makes me feel better about my game.
Some recently released free agents that may interest your team of choice.
Rosenborg 2, Stabaek 0 – RBK sneaks to within 1 point of the top spot on the table.
Chicago 4, Minnesota 2- No...
6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 1 K Pitch TypeVelocH-BreakV-BreakCountStrike% 4-Seam 90.0 -1.67 7.58 5 80.00% Change 86.0 -6.884.531553.33% Slider 87.5 2.215.162268.18% Curve 77.05.42-5.15 633.33% Cutter 89.4 0.34 7.82771.43% 2-Seam 90.5 -6.34 6.65 1266.67% You can view all the season's pitch f/x posts by clicking here