New White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn was very busy on Thursday. He did an interview on The Score, Chicago Tribune Live, and this conference call with us White Sox bloggers. It was all about getting the message out. He’s also been busy with transactions- re-signing Jake Peavy to a two year, $29 million dollar deal, and re-upping on Gavin Floyd.
I still question the Peavy move, with his injury history…anyways, Hahn has been very busy since taking over for Kenny Williams, one of the most successful GMs in Sox history. People are of course interested in the moves he hasn’t made yet- third base and catcher. And yes, those questions came up in conference call.
Here are some of the highlights from the call. Extra special thanks to South Side Sox for the transcript. You can see the full version here.
Thanks to those who participated, especially Rick Hahn and Marty Maloney.
Jim Margalus: You said that the idea first game up in 2008 or 2009. In between that, you interviewed with the Mets ...