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White Sox ink Ishikawa to Minor League deal

White Sox ink Ishikawa to Minor League deal

MLB.com Updated 23 hours ago
The White Sox have agreed to terms with Travis Ishikawa on a Minor League deal with an invite to Spring Training. The 32-year-old left-handed hitter has experience in left field, right field and at first base.
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  • RHP Mat Latos Agrees to $3M, 1-Year Deal With White Sox

    RHP Mat Latos Agrees to $3M, 1-Year Deal With White Sox

    nytimes.com yahoo.com MLB.com Feb 9 (yesterday)
    Mat Latos agreed Tuesday to a $3 million, one-year contract with the Chicago White Sox, giving manager Robin Ventura another option for the back end of his rotation.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Cubs, White Sox show interest in Rays starter

    Hot Stove Digest: Cubs, White Sox show interest in Rays starter

    yahoo.com Feb 6 (4 days ago)
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. INQUIRING: Up to ten teams have asked the Rays …
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  • Rumor roundup: White Sox seek OF help?

    Rumor roundup: White Sox seek OF help?

    MLB.com Feb 3 (7 days ago)
    With some trade chatter and a number of quality players available on the free-agent market, Major League Baseball's rumor mill isn't showing any signs of slowing down with only two weeks until clubs report to Spring Training.
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  • Royals unveil tremendous billboard commemorating World Series w…

    Royals unveil tremendous billboard commemorating World Series win

    yahoo.com Feb 1
    In case you needed a reminder, baseball season is approaching quickly. Teams report to camp in less than a month, and spring training games will be played before you know it. [Elsewhere: The White Sox gave Chris Sale a ring for setting the franchise str…
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  • White Sox give Chris Sale ring commemorating strikeout record

    White Sox give Chris Sale ring commemorating strikeout record

    yahoo.com Feb 1
    The Chicago White Sox held their annual SoxFest over the weekend and took the opportunity to publicly congratulate starting pitcher Chris Sale for a remarkable 2015 season by giving him a ring similar in size and style to rings other athletes receive fo…
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  • Danks doesn't want this to be final season

    Danks doesn't want this to be final season

    MLB.com Jan 31
    John Danks wants to keep pitching after the 2016 season, when his five-year, $65 million deal with the White Sox comes to an end. The affable southpaw also understands that he needs to perform effectively for teams to have interest in extending his care…
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  • Alex Avila to father Al: 'I can't wait to kick your (bleep)'

    Alex Avila to father Al: 'I can't wait to kick your (bleep)'

    yahoo.com Jan 31
    One of the more interesting storylines to follow this season will take place in the AL Central. That's where veteran catcher Alex Avila, formerly of the Detroit Tigers and currently of the Chicago White Sox, will do regular battle with father Al Avila, …
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  • White Sox have 'flexibility' to add to roster

    White Sox have 'flexibility' to add to roster

    MLB.com Jan 29
    In terms of the 2016 roster, the White Sox are not finished. If Chicago is to add on via free agency or through trade, though, it will need to be a creative sort of move.
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  • After 2 years, Abreu already in elite company

    After 2 years, Abreu already in elite company

    MLB.com Jan 29
    When Jose Abreu signed a six-year, $68 million contract with the White Sox in October 2013, there were many who wondered if he could live up to that kind of contract. Two seasons into his career, the Cuban slugger is looking like a bargain. And with Fri…
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  • The White Sox need to sign Dexter Fowler

    The White Sox need to sign Dexter Fowler

    After winning the offseason in 2015, things didn't go as planned for the Chicago White Sox once the regular season started. New signees Melky Cabrera and Adam LaRoche were duds, third baseman Conor Gillaspie fell apart and outfielder Avisail Garcia fail…
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  • New, cooler spring jerseys, caps available

    New, cooler spring jerseys, caps available

    MLB.com Jan 28
    It is almost time for Zack Greinke to suit up for the D-backs, Todd Frazier for the White Sox, David Price for the Red Sox, Justin Upton for the Tigers, Johnny Cueto for the Giants, Jason Heyward for the Cubs, and all those other new faces in new places…
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  • Walt Williams, 72, Player Known as No Neck

    Walt Williams, 72, Player Known as No Neck

    nytimes.com Jan 27
    Williams, a free-swinging outfielder who played most of his career with the White Sox, was probably best known for the unusual physique that earned him an unusual nickname.
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  • Around the Horn: Braves have familiar faces at catcher

    Around the Horn: Braves have familiar faces at catcher

    MLB.com Jan 27
    The Braves reconnected with their past to satisfy their catching needs for the upcoming season. In doing so, they brought suburban Atlanta native Tyler Flowers back home to be reintroduced to his original organization -- and his former White Sox teammat…
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  • Hot Stove a hot topic as White Sox staying course

    Hot Stove a hot topic as White Sox staying course

    MLB.com Jan 25
    When general manager Rick Hahn last addressed the media to announce the trade for Todd Frazier, he made it clear that the team would study all avenues of run production and run prevention moving forward, exploring any way to give the 2016 White Sox an a…
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  • The Yoenis Cespedes Guessing Game: From the White Sox to the Me…

    The Yoenis Cespedes Guessing Game: From the White Sox to the Mets & Yankees, breaking down slugger’s final landing spot 

    So now it’s a real guessing game regarding Yoenis Cespedes. Just ask Fred Wilpon.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: White Sox unwilling to budge on Yoenis Cesped…

    Hot Stove Digest: White Sox unwilling to budge on Yoenis Cespedes

    yahoo.com Jan 20
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. NO MORE: The Chicago White Sox remain intereste…
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  • Five teams, five favorites to win AL Central

    Five teams, five favorites to win AL Central

    MLB.com Jan 17
    The White Sox and Tigers have gotten better, possibly way better. The Indians and Twins have made impactful additions. And that other team in the American League Central just won the World Series. Welcome to baseball's most competitive race.
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  • White Sox, A. Garcia strike 1-year deal

    White Sox, A. Garcia strike 1-year deal

    MLB.com Jan 15
    The White Sox agreed to one-year contracts with outfielder Avisail Garcia and right-handed reliever Zach Putnam as announced by the team Friday, joining the one-year contracts agreed upon with infielder Brett Lawrie and left-handed reliever Dan Jennings…
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  • Video - White Sox Legend Minoso Dies 01:50

    White Sox Legend Minoso Dies

    Mar 1
    Pedro Gomez discusses the life and legacy of Minnie Minoso, Major League Baseball's first black player in Chicago, who died Sunday.
  • Video - Chris Sale Sidelined With Fractured Foot 01:38

    Chris Sale Sidelined With Fractured Foot

    Mar 1
    Pedro Gomez has the latest on White Sox ace Chris Sale, who suffered a fracture in his foot in an accident at his home and will miss at least three weeks of preparation time for the regular season.
  • Video - Timetable For Chris Sale's Return 01:01

    Timetable For Chris Sale's Return

    Mar 1
    ESPN injury analyst Stephania Bell discusses the severity of White Sox pitcher Chris Sale's foot injury and when he may be able to return.
  • Video - Players To Watch: White Sox 00:48

    Players To Watch: White Sox

    Feb 24
    Aaron Boone breaks down outfielder Avisail Garcia's importance to the White Sox's success.