The Chicago White Sox gave rookie starter Erik Johnson no help.
Conor Gillaspie committed three of the White Sox's four errors in a 9-1 loss Tuesday night to the Detroit Tigers.
Five of Detroit's runs were unearned. First baseman Paul Konerko made an error when Gillaspie's wide throw ticked off his glove.
Gillaspie, who became the first White Sox player to commit three...
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September 11, 2013
The White Sox earned their first three-game sweep at Kauffman Stadium since their championship season in 2005 beating Kansas City 4-3 in 12 innings on Conor Gillaspie’s solo home run.
The ball bounced up over the wall and looked like it may have been ruled a double but no one disputed it as Gillaspie rounded the bases.
“I don’t know exactly what happened on that but at least...
The White Sox have reinstated third baseman Conor Gillaspie from the paternity leave list.
The team announced the move before Friday's doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians.
Gillaspie was placed on the list on Wednesday for the birth of his first child. He was batting .246 with five home runs and 18 RBIs entering Friday.
Brent Morel, recalled from Triple-A Charlotte on...
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June 28, 2013
The Chicago White Sox placed third baseman Conor Gillaspie on the paternity leave list and recalled third baseman Brent Morel from Triple-A Charlotte on Wednesday.
Morel, the 2012 opening day third baseman for the White Sox, will start against the Mets on Wednesday night in his first major league appearance of the season. He was hitting .280 with five home runs and 40 RBIs for Charlotte...
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June 26, 2013
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Conor Gillaspie is getting off to a quick spring training start with the Chicago White Sox.
The newly acquired Gillaspie homered off Collin Balester in the sixth inning, helping the White Sox beat Texas 8-4 Wednesday and drop the Rangers to 0-5 in spring training.
Obtained Friday from San Francisco for minor league pitcher Jeff Soptic, Gillaspie had four...
Newly acquired Conor Gillaspie homered off Collin Balester in the sixth inning, helping the Chicago White Sox beat Texas 8-4 Wednesday and drop the Rangers to 0-5 in spring training.
Acquired Friday from San Francisco for minor league pitcher Jeff Soptic, Gillaspie had four RBIs Tuesday aghainst the Rangers.
Paul Konerko hit a two-run homer against left-hander Robbie Ross, and...
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February 27, 2013
The White Sox have traded minor league RHP Jeff Soptic to the San Francisco Giants in exchange for 3B prospect Conor Gillaspie (video).
So, time to learn a bit more about Gillaspie, the 25 year-old former first round sandwich pick out of Witchita State, having played there with Kenny Williams' son.
Lifetime in the minor leagues (514 games, parts of 5 seasons), Gillaspie...
Tomorrow (Saturday) is the first Cactus League game for the San Francisco Giants. Manager Bruce Bochy will likely get the World Baseball Classic guys a lot of game time early on. He wants them to be ready to go when they part ways for the WBC. Once they’re gone a lot of young guys will get plenty of playing time to show off their skills.
Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com says ...
Oakland was dealt a moderate blow this month when third baseman Scott Sizemore went down with a season-ending ACL injury. Our very own Jack Moore looked at some of the implications yesterday. With limited depth at the position, as noted by Jack, the A’s now are scrambling to find a replacement and the obvious options are not that enticing. The search may not be all that difficult...
So I have started working on my Giants top prospect list, and while doing so I have had a hard time ranking two third base prospects, Conor Gillaspie and Chris Dominguez. On my rough list I have Gillaspie at 13 and Dominguez at 15, but I am wondering if I have one or both too high, and which one should be ranked as the better prospect.
Some background on these prospects: Conor Gillaspie...