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Let’s Talk About Lucas Giolito

For all of the positive developments in the organization of late, 2018 has been a harsh reminder of the realities of relying on prospects.  It’s so easy to look at a minor leaguer and imagine them hitting their ceiling, shoring up their weaknesses, and filling out future lineup cards riddled with homegrown All Stars.  Much as […]

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State of the Outfield

The White Sox have had the worst outfield in baseball this year, with a wRC+ of 69 collectively.  The 29th ranked team is the Orioles at 82.  This isn’t particularly surprising, as the three best outfielders coming into the season–Avisail Garcia, Leury Garcia, and Nicky Delmonico–have been hurt for most of the year, and it’s […]

MLB: Winter Meetings

White Sox MLB Draft Day 2 Recap

As Nick mentioned in his analysis of the White Sox selection of Nick Madrigal in Monday’s first round, amateur scouts, we are not here at BP South Side. Even over at the mothership, our time is more focused on players already in the system than on those who have not yet arrived. Quite frankly, we […]

MLB: Game Two-Chicago White Sox at Minnesota Twins

South Side Morning 10: White Sox Split With Twins

1. Yoan Moncada was the only White Sox player to score in the first game of Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Twins. He led off the game with his eighth home run of the season which was an absolute bomb to centerfield. Moncada then scored another run in the fifth inning when he was driven home by a Jose […]