Found November 22, 2011 on The Outside Corner:
Many of us have dreamed about being a successful, World Series-winning General Manager. Of course there's only a select few that will ever get to live that dream. Guys like Kenny Williams, who built the 2005 White Sox roster that swept the Astros to win the team's first World Series title in 87 years. More than a few of us have wondered what it'd be like to spend a few hours in the shoes of a successful World Series-winning GM as well. But few of us are willing to go as far as Chicago-area man Wayne L. Field III allegedly did and actually try on the man's clothes without his permission. That's just all kinds of creepy and wrong, plus it comes with an all-expenses paid trip to this wonderful hotel called jail. The Chicago Sun-Times has the details on one of the most bizarre breaking-and-entering stories to come out of the sports world in a long time. Per the Sun-Times: "Wayne L. Field III, of the 900 block of West Lawrence Ave. is charged with resident...

Burglar lived in White Sox GM's home

Chicago police say a man broke into the home of White Sox general manager Kenny Williams and lived there for days while he was out of town, WMAQ-TV reported Tuesday. Wayne L. Field III, 51, a Chicago resident, was arrested for residential burglary after he was spotted peeking inside Williams' home. He had reportedly left behind a hospital bracelet in Williams' home and...

Man Breaks into White Sox GM’s Home, Wears His Clothes

Wow is this a bizarre creepy story. Chicago police contend that a scary looking man who also has a previous rap sheet broke into the home of White Sox general manager Ken Williams this past weekend and completely made himself at home: He drank beer, ate pizza and got on Williams’ computer before leaving the home dressed in Williams’ clothes and wearing his 2005 White Sox World...

Man Breaks into White Sox GM Ken Williams’ House, Drinks Beer and Relaxes

When someone breaks into a wealthy person’s home, they usually have a motive.  Most of the burglars have the same exact motive — to take money or take things that are extremely valuable.  The man who broke into White Sox General Manager Ken Williams’ home did some of that, but for the most part it [...]

Homeless Man Breaks Into Kenny Williams' Home for Beer, Pizza, Lobster

CHICAGO -- A homeless man was arrested after he allegedly broke into the home of Chicago White Sox general manager Kenny Williams, drank some beer, made himself a pizza and even started to defrost a lobster before leaving wearing Williams' clothes and his World Series ring. A Cook County judge on Tuesday ordered 51-year-old Wayne Field III held in lieu of $100,000 on a felony...

Buehrle offered arbitration; Sox decline on Pierre

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Freddy's Two-a-Days:Chicago White Sox

79-83, 3rd place, 16 GBFragile Freddy’s “Two A Days” series continues today with the Chicago White Sox. Each day (except Saturday) I will feature two clubs, one AL club, one NL club, and look back at their season. For each club I will comment on a key position player and pitcher (generally in a positive tone), their #1 prospect according to Baseball America, note what went...

White Sox may not receive draft pick compensation if Buehrle signs elsewhere

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White Sox recognized for philanthropic efforts

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White Sox GM Williams' home buglarized

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Nats pay visit to free-agent lefty Buehrle

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Sox spring home schedule features March 9 game vs. Cubs

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