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  1. Danks rocked, makes no excuses

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- First it was the bullpen, now it is the rotation in a humbling three-day span that saw the Chicago White Sox get crushed twice. As it turned out, Monday's torrential rains were the highlight. That was bookended by an avalanche Sunday wh...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  2. Sox bullpen gets the break it needed

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Rain fell in buckets Monday, giving the Chicago White Sox's bullpen a symbolic cleansing following a filthy performance Sunday. A 5-3 victory over the Texas Rangers, called after 6&#189 innings because of a downpour, meant that the bull...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  3. Series preview: White Sox at Twins

    Doug Padilla

    The last time the Chicago White Sox rolled into the Twin Cities to face the Minnesota Twins, they limped out in the midst of their worst losing stretch of the season. The White Sox were just 4 1/2 games out of first place on June 19 when they arri...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  4. Sox's Abreu off to a Puig-like start

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- It didn't take long for Puig-mania to surface in Los Angeles, and less than a year later, another sensation appears ready to take hold. Jose Abreu is the latest Cuban baseball prodigy to burst onto the scene, with a 10-game start for th...

    Blog | April 11, 2014
  5. Final roster comes into focus

    Doug Padilla

    The latest news out of Arizona suggests the Chicago White Sox are closing in on an Opening Day roster. Reports indicate that the club will begin the season with Gordon Beckham (oblique) and Jeff Keppinger (shoulder) on the disabled list. Marcus Se...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  6. Ventura sets Sox's rotation order

    Doug Padilla

    Sometimes teams roll out their five best starters in that order, while sometimes it's a matter of setting a schedule that provides better balance. Consider the Chicago White Sox as part of the latter strategy as manager Robin Ventura set his rotat...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  7. Sale gets the opener ... obviously

    Doug Padilla

    Like the result from a study group formed to determine the color of the sky, or data showing how this is one of the coldest Chicago winters on record, the Chicago White Sox also went ahead Monday and stated the obvious. Chris Sale will be the team...

    Blog | March 10, 2014
  8. Jose Quintana's value could be explored

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The better Jose Quintana gets, the bigger the possibility he could end up on somebody else's roster to start the 2014 season. It's not like the Chicago White Sox underestimate Quintana's value. Far from it. The reality, though, is that ...

    Blog | September 17, 2013
  9. Rapid Reaction: White Sox 4, Twins 3

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The White Sox defeated the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Tuesday, for the fifth consecutive victory over their division rivals. How it happened: Jose Quintana gave up just one run over six innings and the bullpen held on for the victory. The o...

    Blog | September 17, 2013
  10. Paul Konerko looks ahead ... sort of

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- Paul Konerko gave a nod toward the future Tuesday, as long as the conversation did not center on him personally. Declining to talk about what could happen once his contract expires in a few weeks, Konerko did talk about the organization...

    Blog | September 17, 2013
  11. Loss won't eclipse Quintana's bright future

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- One bad inning Sunday did nothing to alter the concept that Jose Quintana will be a productive Chicago White Sox pitcher for years to come. In a five-pitch stretch against the Minnesota Twins, Quintana gave up a three-run home run to Br...

    Blog | August 11, 2013
  12. Garcia starts as lineup fluctuates

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura played around with the lineup Saturday and not all changes were directly related to Alex Rios' departure via trade one day earlier. Alexei Ramirez was in the No. 3 spot for the second consecutive g...

    Blog | August 10, 2013
  13. Rapid Reaction: Twins 7, White Sox 5

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox opened a four-game series with a 7-5 defeat to the Minnesota Twins on Friday in the first game of a day/night doubleheader. How it happened: The Twins' Justin Morneau got the best of a battle with White Sox relieve...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  14. White Sox make call to Charlie Leesman

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox will get another peek at the future Friday when left-hander Charlie Leesman makes his major league debut. The 26-year-old will complete a whirlwind year from a September knee injury that required surgery to being t...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  15. Danks' outing is Blackhawks inspired

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks don't play baseball, but perhaps they can get some of the credit for an efficient Chicago White Sox victory on Saturday. John Danks, in just his fourth start since returning from shoulder surgery, shut down the re...

    Blog | June 08, 2013
  16. Rotation gives White Sox a steady base

    Doug Padilla

    As everything else crumbles around it, the Chicago White Sox's starting rotation has remained structurally sound. Even with two members currently out because of injuries, the staff has been the one piece of the White Sox that has been able to deli...

    Blog | May 14, 2013