Photo credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea // USA Today Sports Images

Sale, LaRoche sharpen focus on Williams as Sox clubhouse rift continues

Friday brought the White Sox bizarre clubhouse scandal its first shift away from a weird debate over Adam LaRoche‘s child-rearing. Unfortunately, it’s because it became a more direct story of organizational discord, with franchise player Chris Sale, and LaRoche — who might have an even bigger national profile these days — calling team president Kenny Williams a liar. Sale, […]

Mark Rebilas // USA Today Sports Images

Adam LaRoche’s retirement gets explained, and becomes more confusing

Hard to imagine anyone was foolish enough to speculate that Adam LaRoche‘s decision to retire Tuesday was based on fringe issues like mounting injuries and declining skills. Naturally it was a dispute prompted by a disagreement over the regularity with which LaRoche could bring his son to the clubhouse, of course.