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Parolee with White Sox tattoo accused of shooting in Wrigleyville robbery attemptyahoo.com Apr 23, 2013Chicago, Ill., hello! North Side, South Side. Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox. Sometimes, they meet. And it ain't pretty when they do. That allegedly was the case over the weekend, the Chicago Tribune and others have reported, when: A parolee shot anoth…Share TweetSix months after the Tigers bid farewell to Jose Valverde, they welcomed him back Tuesday, signing him to a one-year Major League contract. If they take a lead into the ninth inning Wednesday night, he'll try to close out a win.Share TweetBackup catcher Lou Marson was back with the Indians on Tuesday, feeling better and itching to get back on the field.Share TweetOswaldo Arcia hit his first career home run and Kevin Correia gave up two runs in seven innings, leading the Minnesota Twins over the Miami Marlins 4-3 Tuesday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.Share TweetBruce Rondon is in the major leagues. Now the hard-throwing right-hander will try to earn a consistent role in the Detroit bullpen.Share Tweet
Rain washes out Indians-White Sox tiltA few hours before the scheduled first pitch, Tuesday's game between the White Sox and Indians was postponed due to persistent rain in Chicago. A makeup date has yet to be announced and the teams will play just one game on Wednesday before the Tribe hit…Share Tweet
Prospect Phegley offers value on both sides of the ballThere is certainly reason for optimism regarding White Sox catching prospect Josh Phegley.Share Tweet
Fernandez, Correia match up in twin bill openerWintry weather forced the postponement of Monday night's two-game Interleague series opener between the Twins and Marlins, so they will play a split doubleheader on Tuesday. Miami's Jose Fernandez will oppose Minnesota's Kevin Correia in the opener.Share TweetAsdrbual Cabrera's two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning rallied the Indians to a 3-2 victory in the series opener at U.S. Cellular Field. Right-hander Justin Masterson moved to 4-1 and earned his second victory over the White Sox with seven stro…Share Tweet
Twins Edge Marlins To Take Game 1Apr 23Oswaldo Arcia hit his first career home run to lead Minnesota past Miami 4-3 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.
Mint Condition: Veteran Receives Rookie CardApr 23Purple Heart recipient Daniel "Doc" Jacobs joins Michele Steele to discuss his Upper Deck trading card and his tryout with the Dodgers.
Dunn's Struggles ContinueApr 23Aaron Boone and Alex Cora discuss what's wrong with Adam Dunn and what he can provide to the White Sox's lineup when he gets back on track.