He may have been a trailblazer for Latin players but Minnie Minoso’s legacy extends far beyond him breaking the color barrier with the White Sox.
Jeff Samardzija’s deep passion for the Chicago White Sox can be found in an old photograph taken more than 20 years ago.
It seems only appropriate the man who has taken the torch from Paul Konerko came through Saturday night after his predecessor was celebrated.
MILWAUKEE — The Oakland A’s were in free fall and Jeff Samardzija had just watched his seven shutout innings go to waste during a 2-1 loss to the White Sox.
Some athletes love to show off career milestones by hanging plaques in their house so they can always be reminded of the accomplishments.