Thomas calls for steroid testing
5/29... The Tribune reports that Sox slugger Frank Thomas says that Ken Caminiti's and Jose Canseco's numbers are a little high... but there's only one way to find out for sure.
Sox, Ventura been fine since parting ways
5/26... The Tribune's Phil Rogers states that while losing fan favorite Robin Ventura (who makes his return to Comiskey Monday) was rough, both he and the Sox have been better off since parting ways.
Sox put it all together, beat Detroit, 6-4
5/25... The Tribune reports that behind a solid outing from the bullpen and some timely hitting, the Sox are again hitting on all cylinders, as they cruised past Detroit, 6-4.
Let them believe they are "die-hards", Sox Fans know the rabble that follow the Lovable Losers are anything but fans of baseball. WSI's George Bova notes the latest photographic proof!
May 22... Garland-mania!
Jon Garland was the best young pitcher in Chicago baseball Wednesday night, pitching a one-hitter into the ninth. His 2-0 victory over first-place Boston by our first-place White Sox will be completely overshadowed in Chicago's horse**** media.
J.C. Martin speaks!
J.C. Martin was fixture of Chicago baseball through the 60's and early 70's. In this WSI exclusive, Mark Liptak gets Martin's perspective on his years on the South Side and Sox baseball!
Hope springs eternal!
How much wear and tear on the bullpen will the poor outings by the Sox starting rotation have on the '02 Sox? WSI's Dan Helpingstine offers a historical perspective, courtesy former Sox GM Roland Hemond!
Worst. Loss. Ever. (Seriously)
5/11... The Tribune reports on the Sox's record setting performance last night in Anaheim. You really wouldn't have thought a team in an 80-year-plus World Series drough could top itself, eh?
Maybe another pitcher?
Though the Sox rebounded nicely from the debacle in Oakland, it's becoming more obvious another pitcher is needed for the rotation. The shuttle to Charlotte has started! This and more from WSI's Dave Schmitt.