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10 hrs ago | Detroit News

Frank Thomas, White Sox mend fences as 'Big Hurt' enters Hall of Fame

Frank Thomas hit 521 home runs and batted .301 in a 19-year career spent mostly with the Chicago White Sox.

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15 hrs ago | ChicagoSports.com

Readers Q&A: Colleen Kane's White Sox mailbag

I don't believe the Sox will be buyers in the sense that they aren't expected to go after a short-term fix that would help them win only this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Gordon Beckham, Marcus Semien, Carlos Sanchez, Dayan Viciedo, Jordan Danks

21 hrs ago | Southside Showdown

By the numbers: Will Paul Konerko make it to the Hall of Fame?

May 12, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Chicago White Sox designated hitter Paul Konerko hits a sacrifice fly to score right fielder Dayan Viciedo against the Oakland Athletics during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Paul Konerko lauds Frank Thomas for being 'dialed in with his work'

The motivation to have bigger and better statistics than anyone else kept Thomas' extraordinarily blended hitting machine ticking along through a 19-year career that produced a .301 average, .419 on-base percentage, 521 homers and 1,704 RBI.

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ChicagoSports.com

INTERACTIVE: Have your own Chicago-themed trip to Cooperstown

The Hall's award named for Buck O'Neil, a Negro League legend who served as a scout for the Cubs.

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Chicago Reader

Chicago's slugging first basemen

Jose Abreu slams his 27th homer on July 4 at U.S. Cellular Field against the Mariners.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Abreu, Baseball Players, Anthony Rizzo, Chicago, IL

Wed Jul 23, 2014

South Side Sox

White Sox trade candidate profile: Gordon Beckham

Gordon Beckham has been the subject of trade rumors on and off for a few years now.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Gordon Beckham, Marcus Semien, Carlos Sanchez, Brett Lawrie, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Adam Eaton's energy is infectious, but he has to...

''I'm pumped,'' Eaton said. ''My wife and I talked about it today. It's my first big-league trophy, which is kind of cool.'

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Herald

Carroll showing positive signs for White Sox

It began in April, when Erik Johnson and Felipe Paulino flopped, and it continued through the better parts of May, June and July with Andre Rienzo, Hector Noesi and Scott Carroll.

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Related Topix: Sports, Felipe Paulino, Baseball Players, Erik Johnson, Andre Rienzo, Scott Carroll, Gordon Beckham

CBS Local

Levine: Trading Deadline Creates Tension For White Sox Players

With countless "deals on the table" around major league baseball, the uncertainty of where a man and his family will be on Aug. 1 weighs heavy on players.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hector Santiago, Baseball Players, Adam Dunn, Gordon Beckham, John Danks, Dayan Viciedo

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Crawfish Boxes

Game No. 99 Preview: Houston Astros at Chicago White Sox

RHP Jarred Cosart vs. John Danks The Astros have reached their 99th game with 99 problems.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

White Sox remain hopeful after 4-3 win over Astros

The Sox have not given up hope of reaching the postseason with more than two months left in the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Dallas Keuchel, Zach Putnam, Jake Petricka

Chicago White Sox

Konerko seeing game from different viewpoint

Paul Konerko probably won't feel comfortable talking about his 16th and final season with the White Sox and the hoopla surrounding it until that season has come to a close.

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Chicago White Sox

Gamble on De Oca doesn't pay off for White Sox

The White Sox signed 30 of their first 31 picks from the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, missing only on Bryce Montes De Oca.

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South Side Sox

Running away from last season

Late last season, White Sox GM Rick Hahn stated very simply that the Sox' primary problem was runs -- they didn't score enough and their defense gave up too many.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Abreu, Alejandro De Aza, Adam Dunn, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox

Wed Jul 16, 2014

YESNetwork

New York Yankees possible trade targets: Infielders

While starting pitching and then perhaps a power bat are the Yankees' top desires as the trade deadline approaches, general manager Brian Cashman often says that the team is always looking for upgrades, whether they be incremental or blockbuster in nature.

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Related Topix: Sports, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Zelous Wheeler, Baseball Players, Chase Headley, Gordon Beckham, Alex Rodriguez

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Jose Abreu to get much-needed breather after All-Star Game

Jose Abreu will have two days off after he participates in his first All-Star Game on Tuesday, and it will be a needed rest as he turns into the homestretch of his first major-league season.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

South Side Sox

White Sox option Andre Rienzo to Charlotte

Alexei Ramirez said he felt a back spasm before the game. Was bad during his at-bat in 4th.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alexei Ramirez, Andre Rienzo, Carlos Sanchez, Leury Garcia, Major League Baseball, Chicago White Sox

BleacherReport

MLB All-Star Lineup 2014: Predicting Stars Likely to Shine at Target Field

Predicting the MVP of the MLB All-Star Game is like sticking your hand in a beehive and trying to guess which of the little suckers is going to sting you first.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Abreu, Baseball Players

BleacherReport

2014 MLB All-Star Game: First-Time Selections Who Will Become Mainstays

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will take place Tuesday from Target Field in Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Jose Abreu, Masahiro Tanaka

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