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White Sox promote Carlos Rodon to Triple-A

Will we see first round pick Carlos Rodon at the major league level with the White Sox this season? It's very possible. The White Sox announced they have promoted the left-hander to Triple-A Charlotte, which gets him one step close to the major leagues. Rodon was selected No. 3 overall by the White Sox in the June draft and pitched in both Rookie League and Single-A. He joins Charlotte in a starting role. W ...

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Frank Thomas Enshrined as One of Baseball’s Immortals

The date was May 15th, 2004 and I was 10 years old. My dad and I walked through the underpass just past parking lot G to experience US Cellular Field emerge from the cold, damp surrounding that enclosed us, as if there was an actual light at the end of the tunnel. Soon, shouts of “Peanuts!”  “Hot Dogs!” and “Cubs Suck T-Shirts!” quickly passed in and out of my head. “Today” I thought to myself, “Is going to ...

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Chris Sale wins Final Vote; Will be in All-Star Game

It looks like Chris Sale will be in Minnesota after-all. The Chicago White Sox pitcher was snubbed during the initial roster but has won the "Final Vote" contest and will be on the American League roster. Sale won the All-Star MVP during last years game at Citi Field in New York. He will join teammates Jose Abreu and Alexei Ramirez who are making their first trips to the game. White Sox fans showed their su ...

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Jose Abreu, Alexei Ramirez named to MLB All-Star Game

The White Sox rookie adds another honor to his impressive rookie season. Jose Abreu was named to the MLB All-Star Game and will represent the Chicago White Sox for the American League. The 27-year-old rookie is hitting .276 with 27 home runs and 69 RBI's for the White Sox this season. He's currently on pace to hit 50 home runs this year. It could be the first of many All-Star selections for Abreu. Another W ...

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The future of the White Sox pitching staff

By Joshua Chapman i65 Sports With the third overall pick in the 2014 MLB draft, the Chicago White Sox selected Carlos Rodon from North Carolina State. Getting Rodon was considered a huge steal for the organization, as he was projected to be the number one pick last year. Rodon is considered the most MLB ready of all the pitchers in the draft, as well possibly the entire draft class. It’s possible that he se ...

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Will White Sox Saturday struggles continue, Eaton returns

The White Sox calls in their ace in the hole in star pitcher Chris Sale in hopes to finally come out with a win on a Saturday when the team go head to head with the Toronto Blue Jays (45-37). Sale was coming off of an injury before his last two starts in which his pitches have been hit more than usual in which he allowed 11 hits which is the pitchers career high as well as a career low of three K's in six i ...

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Pitching could cost the White Sox in long run

By Joshua Chapman When looking across the landscape of MLB contenders, one notices a very particular pattern: great pitching. From the A’s to the Dodgers, from the Tigers to the Nationals, every serious contender has a good pitching staff, from the starters to the bullpen. For as long as I can remember, the White Sox have had good starting pitching. The bullpen? Well that changes from year to year, but the ...

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Breaking Down Alexei Ramirez’s Hot Start

Alexei Ramirez is hotter than a summer's day in Pinar Del Rio. Entering into Sunday's affair with the Cleveland Indians, Ramirez was posting a slashline of .413/.460/.630 (211 wRC+). Ramirez was the hero of Sunday with a walk off home run in the bottom of the 9th to lift the Sox over the Indians 4-3. This April is quite the turnaround from previous Alexei Aprils. 2013:  281/316/382 (689 OPS) 2012: 207/322/2 ...

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White Sox Takeaways from Opening Week

(Photo: Jerry Lai, USA TODAY Sports) So, it’s been a week since Opening Day and I have a lot on my mind.. like how I want to try the new Comiskey waffle sandwich & bacon on a stick, or wondering when Ken Harrelson is going to throw someone out of the broadcast booth. But here are my main thoughts from the first week. Add your takeaways  in the comment section! -- I get this is a “rebuilding year”… but r ...

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White Sox and Jose Quintana agree to 5-year deal

The Chicago White Sox and left-handed pitcher Jose Quintana have agreed to a five-year contract, the team announced on Monday. The deal includes two club options that could keep him with the organization through 2020. The deal could be worth as much as $26.5 million guaranteed. With the two club options, the deal could reach $48.5 million in total value. The 25-year-old pitcher has spent the last three seas ...

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