When the White Sox traded for Jake Peavy in 2009, they had visions of him being their No. 1 postseason starter, but they were never able to parlay the Peavy trade into a postseason berth.
SAN FRANCISCO – Nate Schierholtz keeps his two World Series rings in a safe deposit box in the Bay Area.
PHOENIX – Alfonso Soriano had to catch a red-eye flight to New York. He didn’t ask to address the entire team. He was never the kind of leader who would give big speeches.
PHOENIX – Alfonso Soriano – the ultimate win-now symbol from another time at Wrigley Field – is on the verge of being traded to the New York Yankees.