Checking in on Adam Eaton

There was a lot of head scratching going on before the season started when the Arizona Diamondbacks traded two promising young players in Adam Eaton (25-years-old) and Tyler Skaggs (22-years-old) for basically a lumbering power hitter and two minor league players that do not appear to be going anywhere. Sure, there is a power shortage in the Majors and Trumbo can hit homers,...
Via The Flagrant Fan
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins can't figure out Noesi in 5-2 loss to White Sox

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Hector Noesi allowed three hits over 7 2-3 innings and Adam Eaton had three hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Noesi (5-7) gave up two runs, struck out three and walked one in an impressive performance. Alexei Ramirez added two hits and an RBI for Chicago and Jake Petricka went one inning...
Via Fox Sports North
3 days ago  |  Discuss

White Sox: Adam Eaton says finger isn't broken

If his finger is broken, and Adam Eaton said Tuesday it isn’t, the White Sox leadoff man sure hasn’t played like it. The outfielder has played with a jammed right middle finger since earlier this month and though it’s painful, it’s still playable. The last point is most important to Eaton, who jammed the finger on his non-throwing hand when he slid into second base while...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

GM Rick Hahn won’t say whether Sox are buying or selling

General manager Rick Hahn laughed when asked before the game Friday if the White Sox will be buyers or sellers leading up to the July 31 trade deadline. Then just after declining to answer the question, Hahn volunteered some information. “Look, we’re not where we need to be; we know that,” Hahn said. “We are realistic about where we are today. We are realistic about where...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

White Sox First Half Review: The Good

The unofficial second half starts Friday for the White Sox so let’s take a look back and what went right for the Sox, pre-All Star break. The Sox finished the first half with a 45-51 mark, certainly nothing to give out awards for but the Sox have hovered around .500 for the better part of the season despite a variety of injuries to key players.  Last year the Sox didn’t pick...
Via Grab Some Bench
10 days ago  |  Discuss

White Sox Injury Update: Adam Eaton exits early with leg soreness

Not for the first time this season, Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton left early with a leg problem. Dan Hayes of CSN Chicago reports that on Thursday night, the problem was described as leg cramps, but Eaton admitted to Hayes that he has really spent the whole year dealing with leg problems:“My lower half has been difficult the whole year,” Eaton said. “Both legs...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB Recap 6/26/14: Eaton’s leg injury

Photo credit: White Sox leadoff Adam Eaton said he has been dealing with wear and tear in his legs for a couple of weeks. Eaton was pulled from the game at the bottom of the inning after showing signs of hurt when running to first base. “It’s something I’ve been dealing with,” he said. “My legs, you know, trying to keep them healthy, but I haven...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Waiver Wire: 3 to Catch, 3 to Cut, 3 to Keep

In the Week 11 edition of fantasy baseball 3×3, we’re discovering Eugenio Suarez, seeing Adam Eaton for what he is, and allowing John Axford to find himself. There are plenty of waiver wire columns out there that provide an exhaustive list of the most added players in fantasy leagues. This isn’t one of them. Here, we’ll run down a few lesser-known, lesser-considered, or lesser...
Via The Fantasy Fix
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Phoenix Rising

The barriers to entry are very real, but in a business dominated by one, giant manufacturer, Phoenix bats—a small company located in mid-Ohio—looks to turn the tide. The batter’s box is a lonely place. Baseball is a team sport, but when a hitter digs in at the plate, he is preparing himself for a split-second duel with another man some 60 feet away. Wits and confidence refined...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Eaton still bothered by soreness in legs

Chicago White Sox leadoff man Adam Eaton is still being bothered by soreness in his legs. Eaton, 25, went on the DL in early May with a strained right hamstring but does not envision his continuing soreness taking him out of the lineup. “A couple of cold tubs, day off Thursday, and by Friday, we’ll have the spark back in them,’’ said Eaton. In 35 games this season Eaton...
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Injury Update: Adam Eaton returns from DL

The Chicago White Sox were happy to announce that center fielder Adam Eaton was returning from the DL.  The bad news came when the White Sox announced the corresponding move of Jose Abreu going on the DL.  Scott Merkin of asked Eaton about being injured & returning:"Awful. It was awful, but I'm pumped to be back, for sure," said Eaton, who started Sunday...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Eaton Back, Sale Close As Abreu Hits DL

Boy, this sure is no fun. As the White Sox’ spark plug Adam Eaton makes his return to the top of the lineup Sunday afternoon in Houston, it comes with more bad injury news as the Sox continue to see many of their best sidelined. Reigning AL Rookie and Player of the Month Jose Abreu has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with ankle tendonitis. The team has described it as inflammation...
Via Grab Some Bench
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Five Outfield Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 8

Another fantasy week is in the books.  For owners fighting the injury big or looking for outfield help, here are five players to consider adding, if available. Adam Eaton – (OF, CWS) – 57% Owned BALLER MOVE: Add in All Formats The White Sox leadoff man has been sidelined since May 2nd, but he’s in [...]
Via RotoBaller
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury Update: Eaton, Sale Nearing Respective Returns

Nobody expected much in terms of wins and losses from the 2014 Chicago White Sox, but almost six weeks into the season the south siders continue to stick around. They sit at 19-20 in spite of injuries that have decimated the roster. And as they do continue to hang around, they’ll be glad be getting a couple boosts in the near future as the injury list continues to thin itself out...
Via Grab Some Bench
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Fall to Indians in a Game that Felt like 2013

After some deflating news on Adam Eaton and Nate Jones and a flurry of roster moves earlier in the afternoon, the White Sox were blanked by the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Saturday night. It was the club’s fourth straight loss (which ties a season high) and puts them three games below .500 for the first time this season at 14-17. In case you missed it, you didn’t miss much, as there...
Via Grab Some Bench
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Another Slew Of Roster Moves As Eaton Hits Disabled List

First-year leadoff man Adam Eaton has impressed everybody with his all-around game so far this season. He’s been versatile at the plate and dynamic in the outfield. Staying on the field has been his only problem. In April, Eaton missed a stretch of five games after a minor hamstring/back-of-knee injury. He’d already exited games under similar circumstances a couple times, and...
Via Grab Some Bench
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox deciding on DL for Adam Eaton (hamstring)

Chicago White Sox left fielder Adam Eaton left Friday night's game with the Cleveland Indians in the fourth inning with a strained right hamstring. The hamstring has bothered him for approximately a week, and a stint on the disabled list is possible says's Scott Merkin..@AdamSpankyEaton left tonight's game with strained right hamstring.— Chicago White Sox ...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Desmond Jennings scores from second on sac fly after Adam Eaton’s great catch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. The Tampa Bay Rays and Chicago White Sox combined for a fantastic all-around play on Monday night. With nobody out in the top of the first inning, Demond Jennings scored from second on a sacrifice fly. He would not have been able to do so without a great catch […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Desmond Jennings tags up and scores from second base (VIDEO)

White Sox centerfielder Adam Eaton made a pretty incredible catch at the wall Monday night but it was the Rays' Desmond Jennings' baserunning on the play that was really impressive.After Eaton fell to the ground with Matt Joyce's long fly ball, he flipped it to rightfielder Dayan Viciedo. Jennings already tagged up at second and — after seeing the commotion out by the...
Via The Other Paper
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

A Bunch Of Adam Eaton Gifs: The Gif That Keeps On Gifing

Because, why not? Plus, Adam Eaton although little he be fierce. The 25-year-old outfielder for the Chicago White Sox has been making some sick plays in the outfield that may even make Mike Trout jealous. According to, Eaton was 1-for-9 in his first couple games since being introduced back into the lineup. However, he redeemed himself with three singles Sunday and two...
Via Sportsnaut
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton may play today

The Chicago White Sox fell to 11-12 on the season following a 7-4 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night. The loss put the White Sox two games behind the Tigers in the American League Central. White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton was out again with a hamstring injury. Jordan Danks started in center field in his place and went 0-for-5. The good news is that Eaton may return...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox offense roars back to life in 16-2 win

The White Sox skidded into Sunday's game against the Rangers on a four-game losing streak, a suddenly stalled offense made more uncomfortable by the loss of leadoff hitter and center fielder Adam Eaton for a few days. Jordan Danks and Marcus Semien — being counted on to fill Eaton's roles as he recovers from a strained left hamstring — helped the Sox perk up Sunday in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Latest News and Possible Starters for Detroit

Afternoon The latest Disabled List reads as follows: Adam Eaton – Has a strained Hamstring and is listed as day today. Gordon Beckham –  Is playing with Birmingham and could join the White Sox in Detroit. He is healthy but not swinging the bat as well as they would like him to be. Jeff Keppinger – Had shoulder surgery before the end of last season. He has not responded well...
Via In The Neutral Zone
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Injury Updates: Adam Eaton, Felipe Paulino

The Chicago White Sox fell 6-3 to the Texas Rangers on Saturday and they'll try to avoid being swept this afternoon hen the two meet in the final game of a three-game set. They've also dropped four in a row, going from a promising 8-6 mark to 8-10. Yesterday's lost proved quite costly as their leadoff hitter, Adam Eaton, had to leave the game with an injury.  Adam...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Adam Eaton to miss at least three games

The Chicago White Sox will be without Adam Eaton for at least three games as he deals with soreness in his hamstring and ankle. White Sox manager Robin Ventura says that the outfielder will sit out at least three games and while the team is calling it a mild strain one can not rule out a trip to the disabled list should the strain linger. “It’s really right behind his knee,...
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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