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Podcast: White Sox Opening Day

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Made it through the winter and spring training. Now the games matter and we preview the Chicago White Sox first series against the Oakland Athletics.

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"The Condor" Chris Sale will start on Opening Day versus the Oakland Athletics
"The Condor" Chris Sale will start on Opening Day versus the Oakland Athletics
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After all of the debates about signing a big ticket free agent, Drake LaRoche, and pitch framing, we finally made it to Opening Day.

This week's rundown:

  • Jim explains what signing Miguel Gonzalez does for the Chicago White Sox and why it makes sense for now to have Jerry Sands on the 25 man roster.
  • We preview the Oakland A's series with Alex Hall from Athletics Nation. He'll share how the A's bullpen is much better than last year, why Rich Hill became a thing in Oakland, and what to expect from the starting staff in the series.
  • With the release of their first MLB mock draft, Hudson Belinsky from Baseball America provides additional insight on some of the top draft prospects and who he thinks the White Sox would take if the draft were today.
  • Finally, we get to your questions in P.O. Sox. Here are the gems this week:

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