White Sox History

White Sox history

When the White Sox failed to sign the No. 1 pick

43 years before Brady Aiken refused to sign with the Houston Astros, Danny Goodwin chose college instead of Chicago

Remembering Disco Demolition

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It was one of the most infamous promotions in sports, and it happened 35 years ago today.

Right on Q: Predictions are still useless

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Thanks to an even-keeled American League, the White Sox are still close to contention. Even so, they shouldn't mortgage the future to get there.

Inside Mrs. Callahan's world tour journal

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Foster grandson of White Sox manager shares diary from the baseball diplomacy tour around the world in 1913-14

Right on Q: Sox on the Radio

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A brief history of the White Sox and their radio partners.

Right on Q: The Cup of Coffee Team

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Fielding a team of South Side short-timers

Right on Q: Jose Abreu and Dick Allen

In 1972, Dick Allen transformed the White Sox. Jose Abreu can do the same.

One month in, White Sox games longer than ever

The days of Mark Buehrle are over, and it's hard to see them ever coming back

Right on Q: More found objects

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Another video journey down White Sox Memory Lane...

Book review: "Turning the Black Sox White"

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Charles Comiskey biography isn't perfect -- especially the title -- but it succeeds in humanizing an important-yet-oversimplified figure in baseball history

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Right on Q: The Frozen Grass of Home

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Roger Bossard works to fix a baseball field that was ravaged by the Polar Vortex.

White Sox-Giants World Tour: Afternotes, artifacts

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Take a look at the complete 100th anniversary section and some photos of items on display at the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Right on Q: Winning Ugly ... forever

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Hated by the critics, the White Sox uniforms of the early 80's found a way to stand the test of time.

Jim Fregosi, Hawk Harrelson's hire

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Hawk Harrelson's choice to replace Tony La Russa was an odd fit when Larry Himes came in

Right on Q: Breaking the Color Line

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Remembering 1951, when Minoso, Hairston, and Hall made White Sox History.

Are park tributes enough for Veeck?

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Hall of Fame owner would have turned 100 this year

Right on Q: A Painful Anniversary

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It's been 20 years since the strike killed a White Sox playoff run, and the effects lingered

How the White Sox managed Robin's rookie slump

Jeff Torborg could have benched his new third baseman after an awful first two months, but he went the other way instead

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Patience was required when Robin Ventura was a rookie. That just might make him the right manager for 2014.

Frank Thomas' long, strong stance against steroids

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Hall of Fame voters need more proof than test results alone, and the Big Hurt offers all he can

Frank Thomas' peak was beyond reproach

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Record-setting offense made defensive concerns an afterthought

Frank Thomas: Re-built to last.

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How Frank put the White Sox back on solid ground.

White Sox home run history before Frank Thomas

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It only took him six full seasons to break a 95-year-old franchise's record

Frank Thomas: A sure thing from his first swings

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Memorable batting practice session preceded a brief minor-league career that could have even been shorter

Right on Q: Luke Appling and Paul Konerko

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With his new contract, Paul Konerko is being asked to play a similar role as Luke Appling in the final year of his career.

Dylan Axelrod afterthoughts

It's really hard to make 30 starts in the big leagues

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