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Yoan Moncada hits first career home run

It took a little over a week for Yoan Moncada to go yard in the major leagues. After struggling a bit at the plate in his first week in the big leagues, the Chicago White Sox top prospect finally reached the achievement. In the bottom of the 7th inning with the White Sox losing 6-1, Moncada stepped to the plate against Jake Arrieta. On a 0-2 pitch, Moncada sent a deep shot to centerfield as it went over the ...

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Did John Lackey and Anthony Rizzo confront eachother in dugout?

The Chicago Cubs left Tuesday's game at Wrigley Field as winners over the White Sox, after dropping game one of the four-game set on Monday. It didn't take long for the Cubs to get on the board as Willson Contreras hit a three-run homer off of Carlos Rodon to give them an early 3-0 lead in the first inning. But the White Sox answered back, capped with a Rodon two-run double off of John Lackey. With the Whit ...

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Yoan Moncada showing promise so far with White Sox?

White Sox baseball has not been fun to watch since the start of the second half of the Major League Baseball season. The team lost their ninth-straight game Sunday, falling 5-4 to the Kansas City Royals. One of the more intriguing storylines for the weekend series with the Royals was that it was Yoan Moncada's first full series since making his White Sox debut on Wednesday. Moncada got off to a hot start in ...

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Meet Chicago White Sox prospect Luis Robert

Earlier this season the Chicago White Sox made a splash by winning a bidding war to sign Cuban outfielder Luis Robert. The White Sox beat out teams like the St. Louis Cardinals for the right to sign Robert with an offer that included a 26 million dollar signing bonus. Some scouts have compared Robert to the likes of Bryce Harper and Ken Griffey Jr. and has been called "the best player on the planet" by MLB. ...

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Chicago White Sox to call up Yoan Moncada

Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn made his latest move on Tuesday night sending Todd Frazier, David Robertson and Tommy Kahlne to New York for a package of prospects. Now with a spot open in the infield, the White Sox are calling up the top prospect in baseball as they bgin to show off that incredible farm system they have built up. https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/887525363890475008 Moncada i ...

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Report: White Sox to send Robertson, Frazier, Kahnle to Yankees

Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn isn't done dealing just days after sending Jose Quintana to the Chicago Cubs. Hahn has reportedly struck a deal with the New York Yankees that will send David Robertson, Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle. In exchange, the White Sox will receive four players back in the deal highlighted by the number 30 overall prospect. https://twitter.com/BNightengale/status/88749443 ...

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Boston Red Sox closing in on deal for Todd Frazier?

Just days after the Chicago White Sox shipped starter Jose Quintana across town to the Cubs, they might be close to making another deal. The Boston Red Sox recently showed interest in third baseman Todd Frazier and after designating Pablo Sandoval for assignment, it seems as if they are ready to make a move. According to the USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the Red Sox are moving in on a deal to acquire Frazier ...

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Rick Hahn and the revamped Chicago White Sox farm system

With the second half of the baseball season underway for both Chicago teams, the White Sox took the next step in their rebuilding process by trading starting pitcher Jose Quintana to the Cubs. In return, the White Sox got back four prospects including two of the top prospects in the Cubs farm system in outfielder Eloy Jimenez and pitcher Dylan Cease. The trade bolstered the White Sox minor league system as ...

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White Sox maximize return in Jose Quintana deal

The White Sox finally pulled the trigger on a trade for Jose Quintana on Thursday, which wasn’t that big of a surprise.  The surprise was that they made the deal with the team across town, the Cubs.  Despite pitching being an obvious concern for the Cubs lately, they had not really come up in any of the recent rumors surrounding Quintana.  So to see these two teams pull of a trade of this magnitude without ...

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Adding Jose Quintana is a win-win situation for the Cubs

Without completely rehashing the litany of problems the Cubs have experienced this season, it’s generally accepted that it’s not the same team that dominated the regular season last year on the way to a World Series title, not even close. While the defense has regressed and the offense has gone M.I.A. an uncomfortable number of times, starting pitching has arguably been the club’s biggest weakness. This is ...

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