Posted February 25, 2013 on
Chicago White Sox farmhand Erik Johnson ground through three innings in his first start of big league camp, impressing manager Robin Ventura.

Chicago White Sox Need Too Many Items In Order To Be Competitive

Key offseason additions: Matt Lindstrom, Jeff Keppinger Key offseason losses- A.J. Pierzynski, Kevin Youkilis, Brett Myers, Francisco Liriano The 2012 White Sox led the Tigers in the AL central as late as mid-September, but stumbled down the stretch and missed out on the division title by 2 games. Chicago had a relatively quiet offseason, signing … Continue reading »

Player Profile #66: Paul Konerko | 1B | CHW

In 2010 and 2011, Paul Konerko topped the 100-RBI mark for the first time since 2006, giving him six 100-RBI seasons in his 14 years as a full-time player.Last season Konerko saw his RBI total fall by 30 despite amassing just 40 fewer plate appearances. He still batted .298 on the season while clubbing 26 homers, but his .158 ISO with men on base paled in comparison to his .211 mark...

CSDTV: Making a Marc

Cal baseball alum Marcus Semien talks about sharing the field with former teammate Erik Johnson, and going 1-for-2 with a diving catch in his first big league action in Chicago White Sox spring training.

Subtle Lineup Tweaks are Imminent for White Sox

With seven of nine starters back from the end of last season, not much re-shuffling is expected in the White Sox batting order for 2013. However, a few minor tinkers were made with the lineup for the first Spring Training game on Saturday. Aside from Brent Morel hitting in the two-hole because Jeff Keppinger is currently day-to-day with a sore shoulder, the lineup looked...

Herm Schneider & Co. Deserve Credit for Prolonged Health

Last season, the two main cogs in the White Sox rotation were under the microscope when it came to their health. People wanted to see how Jake Peavy would do another year removed from his landmark latissimus dorsi surgery and eyes were on how Chris Sale’s arm would handle the large innings increase. Both players passed those tests with flying colors, and these success stories...

CSN Chicago’s Susannah Collins profile

Comcast Sports Net officially announced the full-time hire of anchor/reporter Susannah Collins as its newest on-air talent member (effective September 20) for the network’s signature nightly sports news program, SportsNet Central.  Collins will also handle on-site, post-game reporting duties throughout the year at home games for all four of CSN’s pro team partners. In other...

Adam Dunn vs Ryan Howard - Who Would You Rather Have?

As mentioned in our position rankings, First Base has become a deep, dominant position again.  With tons of young talent to choose from, its hard to draft an ageing power hitting first baseman.  But to fill in the UTIL, DH & CI positions, these old school, all or nothing hitters can really help you fill out that HR, RBI and BB categories.  Yes, they strike out a ton, but...
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