After not recording a single double digit strikeout performance all season, Sox starter Carlos Rodon changed that with a 11K performance against the Indians last Sunday in a 3-0 winning effort. Tonight in his final start of the 2016 season against the Minnesota Twins, it was a strikeout barrage for
Tyler Saladino's 2016 season has officially came to a close after being diagnosed with a herniated disc on the right side of his body. It is unclear whether surgery is needed for the 27 year old infielder, but according to White Sox beat writer Scott Merkin, the severity of the
Worst to first. Worst to first, AGAIN. The Boston Red Sox are your American League East champions. This would be the eighth AL East title in the team's rich history. Their magic number was one coming into the day, so that meant that if the Orioles won, and the Blue Jays lost,
On a cold and saturated night on the south side of Chicago, two players shined through the harsh weather conditions all night long. Sox third baseman Todd Frazier belted his 40th HR and starter Miguel Gonzalez tossed 8.1 shutout innings as the Sox blanked the Rays 1-0.
The weather was most
The Chicago Cubs announced today that they have signed team president Theo Epstein to a five-year extension, MLB.com's David Adler reports.
The deal was reportedly done Saturday due to Cubs sources, but the team waited until today to make the news official out of respect to the death of Jose Fernandez.
According to USA Today Sports columnist Bob Nightengale, the Chicago White Sox had "privately" discussed bringing back manager Robin Ventura for the 2017 season.
This move is head scratching to all Sox fans and most baseball fans in general considering Ventura has now been a manager for 4 straight losing seasons
Tebow Time has officially begun! Mets prospect Tim Tebow started in his first instructional league game today against the St. Louis Cardinals. Of course he started it off with a Tebow-esque moment. On the first pitch he saw, a 90 MPH fastball, the former Heisman Trophy winner and two-time national
Nobody in baseball has been as dominant in 2016 as the Chicago Cubs. They have not been challenged in the NL Central since, what, May? The closest challengers to the North Siders this year have been St. Louis and Pittsburgh, neither of whom were able to mount any semblance of
For the second consecutive week, I was a guest on "Cubs Alumni Chat," a weekly radio show that can be heard on ESPN 1350 in Des Moines, IA. Both segments (pretty brief, only 13 minutes total so it's a quick listen) are below!
Discussing Jose Fernandez
David Ross and the
In front of a dismal attendance of around 15,000 tonight at U.S. Cellular Field, you could hear the crack of the bat echo throughout the ballpark and tonight, the Sox let the flood gates open with 13 runs on 14 hits. The 13 runs tied the season high for most