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Team Canada will be without reliever Jesse Crain in the World Baseball Classic. Crain is the latest major leaguer to drop out of the event. Crain, a native of Torono
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John Danks returned to the mound for the White Sox on Monday for the first time since he underwent shoulder surgery on August 6th of last year. The surgery ended a disappointing 2012 season for Danks who was just 3-4 with a 5.70 ERA despite being named the team’s Opening Day starter for the first time.
Here is the pitching line for Danks on Monday’s start versus...
The U.S. team played to a 4-4 tie with the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday in the first of its two exhibition games leading up to the start of the World Baseball Classic.
It was still a losing afternoon for the Americans.
First baseman Mark Teixeira will miss the tournament after straining his right forearm while swinging in the batting cage before the game. Yankees manager Joe Girardi...
Currently, and throughout at least the past year-or-so, the biggest name pitching prospects in the White Sox organization have been guys like Nestor Molina, Dylan Axelrod, Erik Johnson, and Jacob Petricka among others. And while they're all still doing well, one other name is quickly rising to their level: Simon Castro.
Castro, the 24 year-old 6'5 right hander...
Jake Peavy gave up an RBI double to Chase Headley and three runs overall in his first start of spring training, and the Chicago White Sox lost to the San Diego Padres 4-0 Sunday.
Peavy gave up five hits in three innings. Cameron Maybin and Nick Hundley each had RBI doubles off the former Padres star.
Padres starter Clayton Richard made his first spring start, too. He walked two...
John Danks gave up a run in two-plus innings in his first outing since May, Dewayne Wise hit a three-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 on Monday.
Alexei Ramirez doubled in a run for the White Sox and Paul Konerko had an RBI.
Joaquin Arias homered in the second inning, one of two hits off Danks, who threw 27 of his 35 pitches for strikes.
Last season, when Dayan Viciedo wasn't on one of his torrid hot streaks, there was a lot of criticism aimed at the 23 year-old Cuban outfielder. Many grew tired of his lack of plate discipline - especially in situations when the White Sox needed a smart at bat, if you will.
But I'm here to remind you why we, as White Sox fans and even analysts, should not take "the...
Who do you think is the slowest player in major league baseball? No fair guessing Bartolo Colon. Allow me to re-phrase. Who do you think is the slowest position player in major league baseball? You probably have a few names floating around in your mind. Many of them are probably catchers. I can tell you I don’t know if I’ve ever seen a worse runner than Jesus Montero. Montero...
Jake Peavy and Clayton Richard will always be linked as the key pieces of a trade between the San Diego Padres and Chicago White Sox.
The two pitchers faced off Sunday, their first starts of spring training.
Richard pitched two scoreless innings, leading the Padres to a 4-0 win over the White Sox. Peavy was hit hard, giving up three runs and five hits.
Peavy yielded RBI doubles...