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2 hrs ago | Chicago White Sox
John Kazanas received the Roland Hemond Award from the White Sox prior to Sunday's series finale with the Twins in recognition of his heroic act helping a family in danger following a car accident in Arizona three months ago. Kazanas was on his way from Arizona to Las Vegas for the Area Code Baseball Games tryouts, traveling on Highway 83, which Kazanas said is known as "White Cross Highway" because of all the accidents.
6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Rookie Trevor May struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the Minnesota Twins overcame Jose Abreu's 35th home run, beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Sunday to end a four-game losing streak. May was staked to an early 4-0 lead, then hung on to win his third straight start.
8 hrs ago | Twinkie Talk
Sep 13, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Minnesota Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia reacts after striking out against the Chicago White Sox during the seventh inning in game one of a doubleheader at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports While game one of the doubleheader was fairly the Chicago White Sox's game to lose, game two was a lot more matching each other shot for shot.
11 hrs ago | Chicago White Sox
The thunder rolled through Chicago on Friday night, postponing the series opener between the White Sox and Twins. But it was dry enough during the day for recording artists Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood to visit a few "friends in low places" and take batting practice at U.S. Cellular Field prior to their shows in Rosemont, Ill., later that night.
16 hrs ago | TwinCities
The 2014 season will be Mike Berardino's second as Twins beat writer for the Pioneer Press. He made it through the record cold of his first Minnesota winter by hibernating in his basement and tweeting winter-ball stats for hours at a time.
Paul Konerko took what he termed as dry swings on Friday and was planning to hit off a tee Saturday in testing the fractured sesamoid bone in his left hand. Konerko will have just 14 games overall and four home games remaining after this weekend before retirement -- and an end to his 16-year-run with the White Sox.
Chicago's Jose Quintana and the Twins' Phil Hughes each struck out a career-high, and the White Sox took Game 1 of a doubleheader at U.S. Cellular Field. Chicago White Sox starter Jose Quintana throws against the Detroit Tigers during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Chicago on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014.
Early-season injury may ultimately cost him an award, but he's doing everything he can to make up the ground Considering he missed a month of the season, it's remarkable that Chris Sale has a Cy Young case at all. But there he is, bouncing back from an uneven August with a furious September that is forcing voters to give him some thought.
Eight games is not a large sample size, so we can't go overboard with this. It's possible that by the time the postseason rolls around, Alejandro De Aza will have fallen back to earth and to mere mortal numbers as an Oriole.
While the White Sox cleared much of the roster brush at the end of August, Dayan Viciedo remained. The fact that he's still getting regular playing time could be construed as one more chance.
Sep 10, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu runs to second base after hitting a double against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports Here is a quick look at the rest of the White Sox schedule for 2014, as the season is close to being complete.
Apr 5, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; A general view of a Chicago White Sox players glove and hat before a game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports Country music superstar Garth Brooks not only had friends in "low places," but friends with the Chicago White Sox as well.
The White Sox reportedly did not renew their player development contract with their Advanced Rookie League affiliate, the Great Falls Voyagers of the Pioneer League. Great Falls had been affiliated with the White Sox since 2003.
Sep 1, 2014; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes pitches during the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Minnesota Twins defeated Baltimore Orioles 6-4.
Aug 15, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Hector Noesi throws against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports What positions will the Chicago White Sox upgrade in 2015? Pitching will be their number one target, just due to the amount of runs allowed this year, which before Thursday's game is 690.
Having made no progress in Chicago in their bid to salvage one of the American League's wild card berths, the A's now head to Seattle, where the task becomes exponentially more difficult. The A's lost 1-0 on Thursday to the White Sox and ace left-hander Chris Sale, who gave up two hits and two walks in eight innings as Oakland was beaten for the 21st time in its last 30 games.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:09 pm
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