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NBCSports.comThoughts on Bryce Harper’s fit with the White SoxNBCSports.comHowever Frank Robinson, Dick Allen & Vladimir Guerrero are examples of players who moved from NL to AL and won MVP in their first season in the new league. The difference is talent level. I’m willing to place Bryce Harper, having already won an MVP …and more […]

Thu, Nov 08, 2018
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NBCSports.comWhite Sox Talk Podcast: Bryce Harper: Dream, reality…or both?!NBCSports.comHowever Frank Robinson, Dick Allen & Vladimir Guerrero are examples of players who moved from NL to AL and won MVP in their first season in the new league. The difference is talent level. I’m willing to place Bryce Harper, having already won an MVP … […]

Thu, Nov 08, 2018
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Thoughts on Bryce Harper’s fit with the White SoxYahoo SportsHowever Frank Robinson, Dick Allen & Vladimir Guerrero are examples of players who moved from NL to AL and won MVP in their first season in the new league. The difference is talent level. I’m willing to place Bryce Harper, having already won an MVP … […]

Thu, Nov 08, 2018
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MLB.com (press release) (blog)Phillies, Harper could be great fitMLB.com (press release) (blog)The only players not in the Hall of Fame are Trout, Alex Rodriguez (retired in 2016), Albert Pujols (active), Cesar Cedeno, Vada Pinson, Sherry Magee and Dick Allen. “I know that anyone who’s done what Bryce Harper has done at 25, if you’ve done that, … […]

Thu, Nov 08, 2018
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MLB.com (press release) (blog)Phillies, Harper could be great fitMLB.com (press release) (blog)The only players not in the Hall of Fame are Trout, Alex Rodriguez (retired in 2016), Albert Pujols (active), Cesar Cedeno, Vada Pinson, Sherry Magee and Dick Allen. “I know that anyone who’s done what Bryce Harper has done at 25, if you’ve done that, …and more […]

Wed, Nov 07, 2018
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Sluggers Harold Baines and Albert Belle Likely to Whiff on Today’s Game BallotFanGraphs (blog)1 overall pick of the amateur draft is heavy enough without anybody bringing up Cooperstown, yet after Baines was chosen first by the White Sox in 1977, out of a Maryland high school, Chicago general manager Paul Richards said that the 18-year-old … […]

Wed, Nov 07, 2018
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SB NationThe 6 players with a second chance for the Hall of Fame, rankedSB NationBefore we get to the 2019 Today’s Game Era ballot for the National Baseball Hall of Fame, let’s take a few moments to discuss the name. The words “Today’s Game Era” are something you have to type into your computer so that your bank knows you’re not a …and more […]

Tue, Nov 06, 2018
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MLB.comMost Valuable MVP: Ranking every winnerMLB.comIn the next week, we will learn our American League and National League Most Valuable Player Award winners, and they will add their names to a vaunted list that includes Ted Williams, Barry Bonds, Mickey Mantle and … Zoilo Versalles. But not all MVP … […]

Sun, Nov 04, 2018
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We’re starting a new interview series in which we interview people who have a unique connection to the White Sox, the family of the players/managers we know and love. To kick this off, I interviewed the son of one of my all-time favorite White Sox, Ozzie Guillen. I can’t understate how […]

Mon, Oct 29, 2018
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MLK50: McCarver, Gibson, and the ’68 Cardinals | OpinionThe Commercial AppealMcCarver was one of many Cardinals traded away — sent along with Curt Flood, Joe Hoerner and Byron Browne to Philadelphia in exchange for Dick Allen, Cookie Rojas and Jerry Johnson. Flood refused to report and took his case to court, which opened the …and more […]

Fri, Oct 26, 2018
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Oh, What a Relief: Joe Hoerner
Joe Hoerner was a two-pitch, side-arming left-hander who had his best years in the major leagues as the St. Louis Cardinals’ closer in the late 1960s. What he might have lacked in stuff he made up for in grit and persistence.
Hoerner spent eight seasons in t […]

Tue, Oct 23, 2018
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Charlie Morton has the highest rate of hit batters for all pitchers with more than 1000 career innings pitched.
When you think of pitchers known as “headhunters” in baseball terms, the names Don Drysdale, Bob Gibson, and Pedro Martinez probably come to mi… […]

Thu, Oct 11, 2018
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The Philadelphia TribuneLegacy Awards to honor 2 trailblazing sports superstarsThe Philadelphia TribuneHonorees are Dick Allen, the former Phillies star; Tina Sloan Green, the Hall of Fame lacrosse coach; Trudy Haynes, the first African-American television news reporter for KYW-TV (now CBS-3) in Philadelphia; and the late Acel Moore, who won a Pulitzer … […]

Thu, Sep 27, 2018
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In 2015, within the span of 6 weeks, the first black players for both Chicago baseball teams passed away. Ernie Banks, the beloved icon of the Chicago Cubs, died on January 23, 2015. On March 1, former White Sox star Minnie Minoso passed at the age of 89 (or 90, or 92, depending on who […]
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Wed, Sep 12, 2018
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This is the Philadelphia Phillies all-time roster. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to have a minimum of 1,500 plate appearance. For pitching, we selected seven starti […]

Thu, Aug 16, 2018
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Picking an All-Star roster is an inexact science. In any given year over the decades, you’ve had a mix of fans, players, managers, writers, and probably other sorts of beings figuring into the mix. And each brings a different viewpoint about what constitutes an All-Star … Is he the guy w […]

Fri, Jul 20, 2018
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Picking an All-Star roster is an inexact science. In any given year over the decades, you’ve had a mix of fans, players, managers, writers, and probably other sorts of beings figuring into the mix. And each brings a different viewpoint about what constitutes an All-Star … Is he the guy w […]

Thu, Jul 12, 2018
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After being selected by fans to be the starting American League first baseman in the All-Star game, David Wildman writes that it’s time to truly appreciate the greatness of Jose Abreu.
The post Jose Abreu Cements Himself as a White Sox Legend appeared first on The Loop Sports. […]

Wed, Jul 11, 2018
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Hoy hablamos de Willie McCovey, un jugador temido por los pitchers por su gran poder con el bate. El miedo
Este artículo es un contenido original de la web Pitcheos Salvajes […]

Wed, Jun 27, 2018
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I met him at Paul Owens Training Facility at Carpenter Complex, the Philadelphia Phillies spring training facility in Clearwater, Florida in 2016.It was Dick’s 74th birthday (March 8, 2016) and he just happened to show up at the complex shortly after I had gotten there. I had seen him there in […]

Sat, Jun 23, 2018
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