MLB: Chicago White Sox at Toronto Blue Jays

Tyler Saladino Sent Out; Trayce Thompson Is Back

Tyler Saladino was something of an anomaly. During a time when the White Sox farm system was a barren wasteland of low-ceiling whatever or unfulfilled potential, he actually kinda sorta made it. Saladino, who the White Sox drafted in the seventh round in 2010, never once appeared in Baseball Prospectus’ Top 10 White Sox prospects […]

MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at Chicago White Sox

It’s Still Too Early To Decide Anything

The White Sox haven’t exactly faced a bruising schedule.  They sit 4-10, with nine of those games coming against Kansas City, Detroit, and Tampa Bay, teams with strong cases for Worst In The AL.  The other four games have been against Toronto and Minnesota.  Solid teams, but they aren’t exactly the Astros or Cleveland either.  […]

MLB: Tampa Bay Rays at Chicago White Sox

South Side Morning 5: A win is a win is a win

1. The White Sox snapped their five-game losing streak and salvaged a win to end an otherwise disastrous season-opening home stand thanks, almost entirely, to Matt Davidson. Be a hero. — Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) April 11, 2018 The home run and win will overshadow what was another sloppy and often times perplexing performance […]

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox

South Side Morning 5: These Things Are Bound To Happen

1. Opening Day in Chicago seemed hunky dory when the White Sox turned a 7-3 lead over to the expectantly reliable duo of Nate Jones and Joakim Soria. Then some time passed, too many Tigers crossed home plate, and next thing you knew the White Sox were 9-7 losers in 10 innings. As much as […]

MLB: Chicago White Sox at Toronto Blue Jays

South Side Morning 5: A normal baseball game where nothing weird happened

Wednesday’s 4-3 victory over the Blue Jays will be remembered — if it’s remembered for anything — for the unusual play in the top of the 5th inning that will ultimately go down as nothing more than an RBI single by Yoan Moncada. But five impressive innings from Carson Fulmer, two more home runs, and […]


The Catbird Speaks 4.4.18 – Real White Sox Baseball, For Better or Worse

With four games in the books, Nick Schaefer is joined by Mark Primiano and Frank Firke to chat about the White Sox, early-season happenings, animals, and the Unwritten Rules. Tune in for: Tim Anderson and Matt Davidson talk; The encouraging start of Reynaldo Lopez; Royals & Tigers schadenfreude; The Twins being ridiculous; and Animal chat. […]