As the Royals and Giants get set to face off in the World Series, CSNChicago.com baseball Insiders Patrick Mooney and Dan Hayes break down the Top 10 Chicago story lines from the Fall Classic.
Jose Abreu clubbed 36 homers as a rookie while setting all kinds of MLB and White Sox records and was honored Monday by the Sporting News as the AL Rookie of the Year.
Whether through trades of veteran players for prospects or spending on the draft and international market, the White Sox minor-league talent has increased tremendously over the past 18 months.
1yRobin Ventura told reporters on Day 2 of the winter meetings that Adam Dunn will see more time at first base this year to give 37-year-old Paul Konerko more rest.
1yIf the White Sox do indeed trade one of their starting pitchers, the team is already seeking possible replacements in free agency. One name that has popped up is ex-Sox Brandon McCarthy.
1yBefore Robin Ventura's first season with the White Sox, he soaked in advice given to him from Hall of Famers Tommy Lasorda and Joe Torre.
1yThe White Sox had high expectations for Brent Morel going into the 2012 season, but injuries hampered his development. If healthy, Morel could be the long-term solution at third base for the White Sox.
1yWhat seemed like an unrealistic scenario just a few days ago, a source confirmed to White Sox Insider Dan Hayes the team is still interested in bringing back catcher A.J. Pierzynski, and have been talking to the catcher.
1yThe White Sox held first place for more than 100 days last year, but ultimately finished second to the Tigers and are chasing the reigning AL champions this winter.
1yWith A.J. Pierzynski still unsigned, the White Sox are operating under the impression Tyler Flowers would take over regular duties at catcher and if so, they are comfortable with Hector Gimenez as his backup.
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