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Mike North Konerko makes a better coach than player
The White Sox made a popular move for their dwindling fan base by re-signing first baseman and designated hitter Paul Konerko for just a little more money than the recently signed Tyler Flowers.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
South Side Sox
White Sox to sign RHP Ronald Belisario
Now that the the Paul Konerko saga is over, we can go back to our scheduled offseason programming.
Baseball - Major League Baseball ro a
Six-time All-Star first baseman Paul Konerko has agreed to return for a 16th season with the Chicago White Sox in 2014, the team announced Wednesday.
Nathan glad to be with team 'ready to win'
Joe Nathan expects to fit in just fine in Detroit - and now the Tigers don't have to face the closer who has dominated them more than perhaps any other in baseball.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
MLB Hot Stove Happenings: Big winter trades and even bigger signings
CHICAGO , December 4, 2013 - Wednesday was relatively quiet around MLB as Paul Konerko re-signed with the White Sox on a one year deal, which will serve as his farewell tour.
Red Sox acquire Pierzynski in deal
The Boston Red Sox began rebuilding for their World Series title defense Wednesday when they signed free agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski to a one-year contract.
Konerko returns to White Sox for 16th season
Konerko will make $2.5 million next season, with $1 million of that deferred until 2021.
Globe and Mail
Veteran slugger Paul Konerko stays with White Sox
Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia dives to try to make the tag as Chicago White Sox Paul Konerko slides into home plate for the game winning run during ninth inning AL action in Toronto on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
Report: Konerko To Return To White Sox
According to a report from 670 The Score contributor Ken Rosenthal, Paul Konerko will return to the White Sox in 2014 for his 16th season on the South Side.
South Side Sox
Who needs the winter meetings? Notable Tuesday MLB transactions
While Paul Konerko deliberates, the baseball world spins out of control with multiple trades and huge contracts, rumored and official Around 2 p.m., Bruce Levine relayed what turned out to be the most real White Sox news item of the day: The day already had a couple notable signings under its belt -- the Red Sox and A.J. Pierzynski , the Tigers and ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Alfonso Soriano Deserves Some of Your Turkey Today
In 2013, Alfonso Soriano hit 30 home runs and collected 100 RBIs for the second consecutive season.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
10 Big-Name MLB Players on the Chopping Block This Offseason
Sure, lots of big names around the league play their way out of jobs by drastically underperforming the expectations.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Colorado Rockies: Weaknesses and Quick Trade Fixes
As we approach the heart of the Major League Baseball offseason, the Colorado Rockies sill desperately need to address particular weaknesses that plagued their franchise a season ago.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
South Side Sox
Does Konerko mean more to the White Sox than other players?
In the most recent chapter of the "Bring Back Paul Konerko Chronicles", it is written that through past achievements, some players can "mean" more to a franchise.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
South Side Sox
The end of Prince Fielder, AL Central opponent
After the Tigers signed him to a nine-year, $219 million contract before the 2012 season, Prince Fielder was supposed to become the intradivisional rival with whom the White Sox and their fans would become intimately familiar.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Ranking MLB's Top 20 Offseason Rumors from Least to Most Probable
The opening month of the MLB offseason is much like the April-May portion of the regular season - a hectic period during which it's difficult to determine what's real.
White Sox hot stove non-happenings
The longer the Konerko Komplication stretches on, the more it allows for aesthetic questions like "who would you rather see in a White Sox uniform again: Konerko or Adam Dunn ?" or "Does he deserve another chance?" and the farther it drags away from performance analysis that would discourage tendering the man another contract.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
White Sox unsure if Paul Konerko plans to retire or play
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn recently met with free agent Paul Konerko and made it clear that he'd welcome the 38-year-old first baseman back in a part-time role.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Reinsdorf on Konerko, A.J., 'bad dream' season
Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf said Saturday he's still trying to cope with the "bad dream" that was the Chicago White Sox's 2013 season and reiterated that Paul Konerko is welcome to come back if he so desire.
More Bats Rumored To Be Available In Trade
I feel a bit like a broken record, but the staff here at Southside Showdown is constantly on the lookout for any way that the White Sox can improve their offense.