He was Sox manager in the key seasons of 1971 through 1975, a period that easily could have ended with the Sox leaving Chicago. But it was through his managerial acumen that Chuck Tanner turned what could have been the most difficult of Sox eras into what became one of its most successful and colorful. Another exclusive interview from WSI by Mark Liptak!
Sox Gift List
It's the season of giving and WSI's Hal Vickery has an extra-long list of gifts he would like to send to the 2006 White Sox. They've been especially good this year, don't you think, Sox Fans? Happy Holidays from WSI!
The Truth and the Black Sox scandal
Ever been to college? Sox Fan Joe Serafin is there right now and it keeps him busy writing about the White Sox! The fun of writing this Black Sox term paper is earning Joe college credit. Such a deal!
Sox Tix in '06
Nothing succeeds like success, and ticket sales for the 2006 White Sox are the living proof! WSI's Hal Vickery is one more Sox Fan lining up to buy tickets for next year but finding the popularity of the ballclub has definitely increased at the box office since winning the world championship. The Sox popular? Say it ain't so!
Where does WSI's Hal Vickery moonlight? The answer might surprise you! Okay it really wouldn't surprise you at all, but it is the season for giving and this other organization is worthy of the time and interest of Sox Fans, too.
Five Key Players in 2006
Flying under the radar was what the 2005 championship Sox were all about. Now WSI's John Dainis explains why five key ballplayers figure to be the key towards keeping the championship title on the South Side in 2006?
Defending the Title!
What a strange time it is to be a Sox Fan! For the first time in four generations, a group of baseball fans from Chicago are figuring out how to support a championship team looking to defend its title! WSI's Guy Bacci details some of the twists and turns on this road less traveled by Chicago's baseball fans.
Konerko back, Garland to arbitration?
The Sox accomplish their #1 off-season goal by re-signing free agent slugger Paul Konerko, but WSI's Hal Vickery is watching how contract negotiations progress between the team and pitcher Jon Garland. Can Kenny and Jon avoid arbitration?