1. Arizona's Justin Upton Fast Becoming a Premier Player

    I can picture it now. Justin Upton walks into a restaurant in Phoenix, Arizona, sits down, and before you know it, is mobbed by the patrons of the restaurant...

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  2. Athletics 2, White Sox 1: The Good, the Bad, and the Indifferent

    Box score: http://mlb.mlb.com/mlb/gameday/index.jsp?gid=2008_04_14_oakmlb_chamlb_1&mode=gameday Good Nick Swisher In his first game against his former club, Swisher picked up two ...

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  3. Chicago White Sox Community Roundtable: Week 2

    Gavin Floyd has been stellar this year, but has a history of pitching well against Detroit but not so great against other teams...

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  4. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: White Sox 11, Tigers 0

    Box Score Good The offense—Once again, the White Sox lineup was patient, taking pitches and wearing down Kenny Rogers until it became easy to jump on him.The approach this lineup has may be the best this franchise has seen this decade...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 361 reads 2 comments

  5. Sunday Spotlight: Chicago White Sox Pitcher Gavin Floyd

    Detroit's lineup has been projected to score 1,000 runs. They've put up monster numbers in 2007, reached the World Series in 2006, and are feared by all of major league baseball.That is, except one pitcher...

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  6. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: Tigers 5, White Sox 2

    Box Score Good There was no good from the White Sox today, so here goes... The Missouri Tiger offense—I planned on going to the No. 8 Mizzou/No...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 488 reads 3 comments

  7. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: Twins 12, White Sox 5

    Box Score Good Nick Swisher—Yes, he did hit a solo home run today, but this one's mainly for his defense and overall attitude...

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  8. Arizona Diamondbacks: Doug Davis Shines on Night To Remember

    Guts. Bravery. Heart. Cunning. Guile. Call it what you will, what Doug Davis did on April 8 was one of the most incredible things you will ever witness...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,695 reads 7 comments

  9. Bold Prediction: Bill Self Will Be Next Coach of Oklahoma State

    Maybe it's just wishful thinking on my part, as a Missouri fan.Maybe it's the past experience I had with Bill Self as a former Illinois fan.Or maybe it's just that T...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,872 reads 23 comments

  10. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: White Sox 7, Twins 4

    Box Score Good Javier Vazquez – After struggling early, Vazquez settled in and pitched very well, going seven innings, allowing three runs on seven hits with one walk and eight strikeouts...

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  11. Chicago White Sox Community Roundtable: Week 1

    The Sox played, on the road, two teams out of the AL Central that were widely regarded as pennant contenders in the Indians and Tigers...

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  12. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: White Sox 13, Tigers 2

    Box ScoreOnce again, I'd like to thank my friends at Rock M Nation for this idea. Good Juan Uribe's defense–Uribe has made a seamless transition back to second base, a position he had not played since 2003 with the Colorado Rockies...

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  13. Sunday Spotlight: Carlos Quentin

    The way Carlos Quentin has played this week, it’s hard to believe that it only took a single-A prospect to get the 25-year-old outfielder from the Arizona Diamondbacks this winter...

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  14. White Sox Good, Bad, and Indifferent: White Sox 5, Tigers 3

    Box ScoreOnce again, I'd like to thank my friends at Rock M Nation for this idea. GoodGavin Floyd—Floyd continued his mastery of Detroit today, throwing six innings and allowing just three runs, all off the bat of Brandon Inge...

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  15. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: White Sox 8, Tigers 5

    Box Score Once again, I'd like to thank my friends at Rock M Nation for this idea. Good AJ Pierzynski—I'm going to separate him from the rest of the offense because he's been so good this year...

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  16. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: White Sox 2, Indians 1

    Box ScoreOnce again, I'd like to thank my friends at Rock M Nation for this idea. Good John Danks--Finally, a real bright spot from the White Sox rotation. Danks took a no-hitter into the sixth and only gave up one run on two hits through 6...

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  17. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: Indians 7, White Sox 2

    Again, another shout-out to my friends at Rock M Nation for this idea. Box ScoreGood AJ Pierzynski--Pierzynski was the only hitter in the White Sox lineup who had the right idea against Fausto Carmona today...

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  18. White Sox Good, Bad, & Indifferent: Indians 10, White Sox 8

    I'd like to thank my good friends at Rock M Nation for this idea that I have stolen (with approval, of course) and will apply to as many Sox games as I can this year. First up: Opening Day, March 31...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 617 reads 9 comments

  19. 2008 MLB Preview: Season Predictions

    Now that I've completed all of my exhausting 30 team previews for the upcoming 2008 season, I figure I might as well put my predictions out there...

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  20. 2008 MLB Preview: Texas Rangers

    Manager: Ron WashingtonArrivals: OF Milton Bradley, 1B Ben Broussard, RP Jason Davis, OF Jason Ellison, RP Kazou Fukumori, RP Eddie Guardado, OF Josh Hamilton, SP Jason Jennings, C ...

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  21. 2008 MLB Preview: Seattle Mariners

    Manager: John McLarenArrivals: SP Erik Bedard, 2B Miguel Cairo, DH Greg Norton, RP Chris Reitsma, SP Carlos Silva, OF Brad Wilkerson, Pitching Coach Mel StottlemyreDepartures: 1B Ben ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 763 reads 1 comments

  22. 2008 MLB Preview: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

    Manager: Mike ScosciaArrivals: SP Jon Garland, OF Torii HunterDepartures: SP Bartolo Colon, SS Orlando CabreraOffseason grade: AStarting rotationWith John Lackey out until at least ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 711 reads 2 comments

  23. 2008 MLB Preview: Kansas City Royals

    Manager: Trey HillmanArrivals: IF Alberto Callaspo, OF Jose Guillen, SP Brian Lawrence, RP Ron Mahay, SP Mike Maroth, C Miguel Olivo, RP Ramon Ramirez, SP Brett Tomko, RP Yasuhiko YabutaDepartures: ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,127 reads 5 comments

  24. 2008 MLB Preview: Chicago White Sox

    Manager: Ozzie GuillenArrivals: SS Orlando Cabrera, RP Octavio Dotel, RP Scott Linebrink, OF Carlos Quentin, IF/OF Alexei Ramirez, OF Nick SwisherDepartures: RP David Aardsma, IF Alex ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 837 reads 9 comments

  25. 2008 MLB Preview: Minnesota Twins

    Manager: Ron GardenhireArrivals: SS Adam Everett, OF Carlos Gomez, IF Brendan Harris, SP Livan Hernandez, 3B Mike Lamb, OF Craig Monroe, OF Delmon YoungDepartures: SS Jason Bartlett, OF Lew Ford*, ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,148 reads 9 comments