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Don't pity the White Sox.
The pipeline is producing.
The season now is right at its halfway point, and the Sox, standing at 39-42, are a far different ballclub than a year ago when they were 28-53 on their way to 100 losses. Sox faithful, those days are ovah!
It boils down to this, Mr. Chairman.
Credit a coach and a catcher.
"You may not believe this, but they're having an election right now to see who gets to play in what they call the All-Star Game . . . "
When it doesn't add up.
Envying the Twins' way.
If and when that happens, we can stomach a few more games of TBD pitching for the White Sox.
Maybe it's time we all backed off a bit and simply let the kids play.
Bat flips and dugout celebrations only go so far. Winning is what keeps bringing us back.
Long list of losers.
For the present-day White Sox, a challenge of immense magnitude.
It's time to take a hard look at the longtime pitching guru.
If Tim Anderson gets just one hit in his next 24 at-bats, he'll still be hitting over .300. The Cubs have the worst ERA in baseball. And we now know who Ramon Laureano is.
You have to start somewhere.
His defense got fixed overnight last week.
Or maybe the White Sox could have offered Manny Machado a dollar more than the Padres.
Given all the factors, if the Sox don't land Machado, they simply just don't have the glamour and pizzazz to attract a player of his caliber.
Bill Veeck was right - again.
You gotta love Yolmer, he's a delight for the fans. But let's face it, folks, he's more of a utility man.
Previously I had not been aware of the inebriating effects of Bud Light. Obviously volume begins to play a role.
The ultimate homer directs a lovefest as ridiculous and far from the truth as his broadcasts.
There have been other setbacks and tragedies. Ahem.
We're not talking about a five-tool player here. More like one tool.
His homophobic, racist tweets are not the lone blemish on his ledger. He received a 50-game suspension for a banned stimulant in 2015, and a year later he punched a teammate in spring training, breaking his hand.
You have to wonder what Rick Hahn's philosophy is in terms of the ripe moment to promote these youngsters. Consistency seems to be absent.
Why we (rightly) got Ryan LaMarre instead of Eloy Jiminez.
She has a Hammond B-3 with a Leslie speaker in her den.
Assuming Jose Abreu and Avisail Garcia will still be playing on the South Side on Wednesday as July turns into August, we now see the team that will carry Sox colors for the last two months of the season. Can you feel the excitement?
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Posted on Jul 15, 2019