No Deal for Sox Fans
While the new labor deal has Twins fans celebrating a trip to the playoffs, Sox Fans can't find much of anything for us except more heartache. WSI's Mark Liptak recaps the sad totals.
The strike date is upon us and the newest chapter in over 30 years of baseball labor strife is about to be written. WSI's Hal Vickery puts the current situation in perspective. One more fan's opinion...
August 28... Garland Brilliant!
Jon Garland threw a complete game 6-hit shutout and the Sox cruise behind two homers and five rbi's by Magglio Ordonez, 8-0 over Toronto. Was this the last game of the season?
Strike it Big at White Sox Interactive!
WSI founder George Bova shares how White Sox Interactive got started, how WSI will handle a strike, views on the Chicago media, and a little known but shocking secret about himself!
Bad game, bad news, bad team
8/26... The Tribune reports on the Sox's loss to Toronto, the possible season-ending injury to All-Star first baseman Paul Konerko, the overall ineffectiveness of starter Jim Parque, and just the complete crappiness of the 2002 Chicago White Sox.
Sox and Cubs have minor leagues set
8/26... The Tribune reports that the Sox could have made a move to acquire the local Kane County Cougars, but chose to keep things the way they are down on the farm.
Glover sharp, Graffanino hurt, Sox win
8/25... The Tribune reports on the Sox's win over Tampa Bay that featured a possible season-ending injury for Tony Graffanino and a solid outing by starter Gary Glover.
Hoyt Wilhelm remembered
he ex-Sox and hall-of-famer past away last Friday, August 23 at age 79. White Sox Interactive is proud to offer Sox Fans this special tribute to the knuckleball ace, "Old Tilt."
Strike will effect 2003 Sox payroll (The Sox lost, too)
8/20... The Tribune reports that Sox GM Kenny Williams has stated that a work stoppage will negatively effect the 2003 Sox payroll. Oh, they lost, too.
Nancy Faust speaks!
For thirty-two seasons, she has been the one constant for Sox Fans at Comiskey Park. Now organist Nancy Faust shares her view with WSI's Dan Helpingstine in this EXCLUSIVE interview!
What went wrong: Part Two!
The team most experts thought the favorite to win the A.L. Central flopped miserably. WSI's Hal Vickery proudly introduces this annual summary Sox Fans can practically set their watch to. So big, we had to split it into two parts!
What went wrong?
The team most experts thought the favorite to win the A.L. Central flopped miserably. WSI's Hal Vickery proudly introduces this annual summary Sox Fans can practically set their watch to. So big we had to split it into two pieces!
Cory Snyder speaks!
There are intriguing questions of "what if" that spring from the short 3 month stay of Cory Snyder with the White Sox. 1991 was a pivotal year after a 94-win season. Frank Thomas was a budding superstar, Sammy Sosa the dark horse for the right field spot, and Walt Hriniak a hitting coach with incredible authority in the clubhouse. Cory Snyder speaks with WSI's Mark Liptak in this EXCLUSIVE interview!
Fire Sale Foul up!
Is there any other team besides the Sox that could screw up dumping salary? We're still stuck with four guys fighting for playing time on the left side of the infield! Plus more MLB follies from Commissioner Bud recounted by WSI's Dave Schmitt!
Trio must prove they can hit at big-league level
8/9...The Daily Herald writes that the Sox three young stars Aaron Rowand, Joe Crede, and Willie Harris have to show they can hit major league pitching.
20 Game Losers?
The Sox have announced Todd Ritchie will no longer start for the team, blowing his chances at 20 losses. Hollywood celebrity and Sox Fan Senor Sock takes time out from romancing movie starlets to note Ritchie doesn't deserve the honor!