WHITE SOX RUMORS & GOSSIP

Saladino's flexibility stretches Sox lineup

A situation could arise during the season when Tyler Saladino plays all nine positions in the same game for the White Sox. It's an even greater possibility he'll cover eight in the course of the upcoming campaign.
Via WhiteSox.com
4 hours ago

Hayes hits slam in 9th for Sox sixth homer

Danny Hayes' ninth-inning grand slam capped off a six-homer day for the White Sox in a 10-7 Cactus League victory over the Indians on Saturday at Goodyear Ballpark. Four of Chicago's shots came off Tribe righty Josh Tomlin, who was still able to work into the seventh in his continued march toward the regular season.
Via WhiteSox.com
6 hours ago

Chicago White Sox: Matt Davidson Deserves Chance At DH

Via FOX Sports
6 hours ago

Rodon to see doctor Monday for 2nd opinion

Left-hander Carlos Rodon is scheduled to visit Dr. Neal ElAttrache on Monday in Los Angeles for a second opinion on what he described as tightness in the biceps tendon area of his left shoulder.
Via WhiteSox.com
9 hours ago

Chicago White Sox: Carlos Rodon Expected to Start Season on DL

Via FOX Sports
10 hours ago

Chicago White Sox Name Jose Quintana Opening Day Starter

Via FOX Sports
17 hours ago

The Five Stages of Carlos Rodon Injury Grief

As you may know, some injury news sent a shockwave through the White Sox fanbase this afternoon. Despite no particular details being given out, there was a sudden panic among fans of the Chicago White Sox as it was announced that Carlos Rodon would not only pitch in today’s game but is also going to undergo an MRI to examine his left bicep. With love in our hearts and Rodon on...
Via BP South Side
1 day ago

Maybe Jose Quintana can’t be distracted

If White Sox starter notices trade rumors, you couldn’t tell from his performance If Jose Quintana is approaching the end of his White Sox career this spring, he remains dutiful to his final days. In his previous start — at least that a reasonable amount of the public could witness -- Quintana threw 52⁄3 no-hit innings for Team Colombia against Team USA. He finally returned...
Via South Side Sox
1 day ago

Rick Hahn answers some questions

The White Sox made general manager Rick Hahn available via a conference call Thursday afternoon. Here are some snippets of answers he gave to various questions, as well as my thoughts on his answers: On if the White Sox are willing to go beyond budget caps in international free agency: “Certainly we are only talking theoretically, yes, we would consider going past the signing...
Via BP South Side
1 day ago

White Sox Hope to Hit It Big with Tim Anderson Contract

Tim Anderson and the Chicago White Sox have agreed to an extension that will pay the young shortstop $25 million over six years and which includes two team options that could double the amount of the contract. The deal is both big and small. It’s the largest contract ever given to an MLB player with less than a year of service time. So that’s significant. On the other hand, the...
Via Fangraphs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

South Side Spring Training 5: White Sox Win Championship

1. The break Nate Jones and David Robertson took from White Sox camp to help the US win the World Baseball Classic is officially over after the team’s 8-0 win over Puerto Rico in Wednesday’s title game. The two and a half weeks and eight games the US played in over that period provided them with less work than either pitcher would’ve had otherwise — Jones tosses four innings...
Via BP South Side
2 days ago

Report: White Sox continue to work on Jose Quintana trade

The Chicago White Sox seem determined to get a Jose Quintana trade done before the start of the season.Jim Bowden of ESPN reports on Wednesday that the White Sox continue to work on moving the All-Star left-hander and could have a deal done before Opening Day with the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves being mentioned as the likeliest possibilities. The White Sox have been dangling...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

White Sox P Michael Kopech aiming for 107 mph with fastball

Chicks may dig the long ball, but that is so 1998. (Unless you’re adding new-fangled terms like exit velocity and launch angle.) Nowadays, more baseball fans — regardless of gender — are fascinated by rocket-launcher fastballs. People dig triple-digits on the radar gun.Lighting up radar guns and scoreboards with numbers never seen before has made Chicago White Sox pitcher Michael...
Via The Comeback
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Can White Sox’s Michael Kopech throw 107+ mph?

One of the top prospects the Red Sox had to give up to acquire Chris Sale was Michael Kopech, who is known for lighting up radar guns. He hit 105 mph in a minor league game last year that was played in Salem, Va., one of the fastest pitches ever recorded. So it’s clear that the guy can throw some serious gas. And apparently, 105 isn’t even his ceiling. Kopech’s personal trainer...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Lucas Giolito on Striking a Balance Between Smart and Simple

For Lucas Giolito, KISS doesn’t mean Keep It Simple Stupid. Given his intellectual curiosity — picking Max Scherzer’s brain didn’t hurt — the acronym more aptly equates to Keep It Simple Smart. Giolito is now in the White Sox organization, having been acquired by Chicago from Washington in December’s Adam Eaton mini-blockbuster. Blessed with a big arm and a made-for...
Via Fangraphs
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Is There Hope for Brett Lawrie?

Brett Lawrie isn’t quite ready to sign with a club, according to a report by Jim Bowden from Wednesday afternoon. Lawrie is still working through a soft-tissue, lower-body issue. Teams like the Blue Jays, Mets, Rays and Royals reportedly have some level of interest in Lawrie after he was released by the White Sox. What kind of role Lawrie can expect to land is unclear. And what...
Via Fangraphs
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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