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Chicago White Sox
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May 26, 2022 6:17 PM CDT
Yankees Player Broadens His Apology
Josh Donaldson tells Rachel Robinson he holds her Hall of Famer husband 'in the highest regard'
: Josh Donaldson, the Yankees player suspended by Major League Baseball after addressing an opponent as "Jackie," has apologized to Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson's family. In a statement issued Thursday, CBS Sports reports, Donaldson reiterated that he had meant no disrespect and had already apologized to...
Apologizes for Apparent
Oct 9, 2021 9:00 AM CDT
MLB Announcer Apologizes for Apparent Slavery Reference
Jim Kaat made '40-acre field' remark about White Sox's Yoan Moncada during Friday playoff game
- In the first inning during a playoff game Friday between the Chicago White Sox and Houston Astros, Jim Kaat made an on-air remark about one of Chicago's players that he says was meant to be praise. By the fifth inning, the MLB Network announcer was offering up his apologies....
Hit by Ball in the Face,
Pitcher to Need Surgery
Aug 18, 2021 4:01 PM CDT
Hit by Ball in the Face, Pitcher to Need Surgery
Chris Bassitt fell to the ground but remained conscious
- Oakland A's pitcher Chris Bassitt will need surgery to repair a cheek fracture after being struck in the face by a line drive Tuesday night. In the second inning in Chicago, Brian Goodwin of the White Sox hit a pitch from Bassitt right back up the middle, measured at...
White Sox Win 'Breathtaking'
Field of Dreams Game
Aug 13, 2021 5:00 AM CDT
White Sox Win 'Breathtaking' Field of Dreams Game
Kevin Costner says setting for MLB's first Iowa game was 'perfect'
- Tim Anderson recently admitted he has never watched
Field of Dreams
. Well, he just submitted a pretty good script for a sequel. Anderson hit a two-run homer with one out in the ninth inning into the cornfield to end the Field of Dreams game in cinematic fashion, as the Chicago...
Fight Over Cap Blows
Lid Off Cheating Suspicions
in case you missed it
May 30, 2021 8:30 AM CDT
Fight Over Cap Blows Lid Off Cheating Suspicions
Umpire may have gotten ahead of MLB by ejecting manager and pitcher's hat
- When Giovanny Gallegos jogged in from the bullpen to pitch during Wednesday's Cardinals-White Sox game, umpires noticed a dark spot on his cap. Crew chief Joe West, with the authority granted him by MLB rule 6.02(c)(7), asked for the cap to check for illegal substances, CBS reports. A...
He Hit a Home Run, Then
'Not the Smartest Move'
Sep 18, 2020 6:59 AM CDT
He Hit a Home Run, Then 'Not the Smartest Move'
Minnesota Twins' Josh Donaldson is ejected after words with umpire Dan Bellino and a lot of dust
- With a four-game playoff series hanging in the balance between the Minnesota Twins and Chicago White Sox on Thursday, Josh Donaldson's home run should've given the Twins a big boost. And it did, until what happened as he crossed home plate. Per MLB , words were exchanged between Donaldson...
Iowa Will Host Its First MLB
Game, in the Most Perfect Spot
Aug 8, 2019 10:55 AM CDT
Iowa Will Host Its First MLB Game, in the Most Perfect Spot
8K-seat stadium will be built before next August at the site where 'Field of Dreams' was shot
- There won't be Angels in the outfield, but there will be Yankees. The Chicago White Sox will play a game against the New York Yankees next August at the site in Iowa where the movie
Field of Dreams
was filmed, reports the AP . Major League Baseball announced Thursday that...
After Fan Injuries, One Team
Will Take Netting to Foul Poles
Jun 18, 2019 6:48 PM CDT
After Fan Injuries, One Team Will Take Netting to Foul Poles
All stadiums had extended protection by last season
- The Chicago White Sox plan to extend the protective netting all the way to the foul poles at Guaranteed Rate Field, becoming the first major league team to take such a step in the wake of a couple of high-profile fan injuries.The White Sox and Illinois Sports Facilities Authority,...
This Might Be the Worst
Ceremonial First Pitch Ever
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Jun 2, 2019 10:31 AM CDT
This Might Be the Worst Ceremonial First Pitch Ever
White Sox employee hit team cameraman
- A Chicago White Sox employee may have made baseball history with the ceremonial first pitch against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday—and not in a good way. In what Deadspin describes as a strong contender for the worst ceremonial first pitch of all time, the pitch from the team'...
Update on White Sox
Pitcher Who Collapsed
Apr 24, 2018 10:00 AM CDT
Update on White Sox Pitcher Who Collapsed
Danny Farquhar 'progressing well,' per his medical team
- White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar is talking to his doctors and family after surgery over the weekend to address a ruptured aneurysm that occurred during Friday night's game against Houston, reports the AP . Farquhar, a married father of three children, remains in critical but stable condition in the intensive...
in the Dugout
Apr 22, 2018 10:49 AM CDT
Pitcher's Brain Hemorrhages in the Dugout
Danny Farquhar remains in critical condition
- A Chicago White Sox pitcher suffered a ruptured aneurysm that caused his brain to hemorrhage during a Friday game in Chicago, the
reports. Danny Farquhar, 31, had just given up a double and a homer in an inning of relief against the Houston Astros when he vomited and...
White Sox Give
Job Back to Man
Bars for 23 Years
Mar 27, 2018 11:46 AM CDT
White Sox Give Job Back to Man Wrongly Behind Bars for 23 Years
Nevest Coleman is proud to be back as a groundskeeper at Guaranteed Rate Field
- It's been nearly a quarter-century since Nevest Coleman helped powerwash and pull back the tarp at Comiskey Park, the Chicago White Sox stadium now known as Guaranteed Rate Field. But the 49-year-old is back on the job, after 23 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit....
White Sox Player Ate
His Passport on a Plane
Mar 2, 2017 9:42 AM CST
White Sox Player Ate His Passport on a Plane
Jose Abreu testified he had to get rid of fake doc before landing in US
- Some people snack on the peanuts offered on airline flights; Jose Abreu scarfs down beer and pieces of his passport. That's what the first baseman for the Chicago White Sox testified Wednesday in Miami at a trial for a baseball agent and a trainer accused of smuggling Cuban baseball...
Bill Murray Holds
White House Press Briefing
Oct 21, 2016 5:14 PM CDT
Bill Murray Holds White House Press Briefing
He talks Cubs baseball and the plight of trees in Los Angeles
- Bill Murray stepped in for White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Friday, holding his own short briefing in the White House press room, the
reports. Murray, as one would expect, used his time to discuss the Chicago Cubs with the handful of assembled reporters, one of whom...
After Foul Ball
Hits Her Face
Apr 16, 2016 3:55 PM CDT
Fan Hospitalized After Foul Ball Hits Her Face
The ball slipped through a small gap in the protective netting
- A woman was hospitalized after being hit by a foul ball in the seventh inning of a game between the Chicago White Sox and Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, the AP reports. The foul ball got through a small gap between netting behind an area for photographers, hitting the woman...
White Sox Player
Job for His
Mar 17, 2016 11:28 AM CDT
White Sox Player Ditches $13M Job for His Son
Told his 14-year-old spent too much time in clubhouse, Adam LaRoche retired
- Ken Williams, executive VP of the Chicago White Sox, says he doesn't have a problem with players' kids hanging out in the clubhouse, per the
. But Drake LaRoche, the 14-year-old son and constant companion of first baseman Adam LaRoche, was there just a little too much for...
World Series Found
May 9, 2014 2:14 AM CDT
Rare Footage of Scandal-Hit World Series Found —in Permafrost
Yukon find shows 1919 'Black Sox' series
- Footage of one of the most shameful episodes in baseball history has been found in one of the last places you'd look for anything—under a disused ice rink in the Yukon. The newsreel film of the infamously fixed 1919 World Series between the Chicago White Sox and the...
Chicago's Phil Humber
Throws Perfect Game
Apr 21, 2012 6:22 PM CDT
Chicago's Phil Humber Throws Perfect Game
White Sox pitcher tosses 1st perfecto of 2012
- Phil Humber, who underwent Tommy John surgery seven years ago, threw the first perfect game in the majors in almost two years, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 4-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners today. It was baseball's 21st perfect game and first since Philadelphia's Roy Halladay...
Jul 9, 2011 5:26 PM CDT
Oops: Player's 'Gay' Joke Goes Public
Infielder's message in dirt spotted by fans
- Gordon Beckham of the Chicago White Sox is on the apology circuit this week: In a game against Kansas City, the second-baseman scratched out a message in the infield with his spikes for his buddy on the other team: "GETZ IS GAY! GB." He made it so big...
Dallas Braden Pitches
Perfect Game for A's
May 9, 2010 5:25 PM CDT
Dallas Braden Pitches Perfect Game for A's
Oakland ace tosses majors' 19th perfecto
- Dallas Braden pitched the Athletics' first perfect game in 42 years and just the 19th in major league history today, dazzling the majors' hottest team in recording a 4-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in Oakland. Braden threw his arms in the air after Gabe Kapler grounded out to...
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