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Tony Gwynn's Death From Chewing Tobacco Saved Chris Sale's Life

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 07.13.2016 | Sports

Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale, the American League’s starter for the Tuesday’s 2016 MLB All-Star Game, started chewing tobacco back in 2007...

Most and Least Expensive Stadiums for MLB Fans to Watch a Baseball Game

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.07.2016 | Sports
GOBankingRates

By Elyssa Kirkham, Finance Writer The 2016 Major League Baseball season opened April 3 with exciting matchups ― including a 2015 World Series remat...

There's A Mistake In 'Straight Outta Compton' You Probably Didn't Notice

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.19.2015 | Sports

It won the box office last weekend, but N.W.A biopic "Straight Outta Compton" struck out in baseball cap authenticity. A scene features Eazy-E (played...

Why the Boys of Summer Are So Important to Me

Dana McKenna | Posted 08.14.2015 | Chicago
Dana McKenna

We've been proud fans ever since. Thank you, Chicago White Sox, for 13 years and counting of great baseball and great family time. Z has grown up with the same admiration for the game -- and I hope, good memories -- that I have. In this world today, it's a beautiful thing to know that some things never change.

Dear Chicago White Sox

Dana McKenna | Posted 08.14.2015 | Sports
Dana McKenna

One set of memories that will forever stay with me, though, is going to my Dad's parents' on Sunday afternoons and hearing the Tigers' game on the radio. My grandpa was a die-hard Tigers fan, and I don't think he ever missed a radio-cast game during his adult years.

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson's Brothers Are Killing It This Summer

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.12.2015 | Sports

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson became NBA champions in June, but the brothers of the "Splash Brothers" are winning in their own ways this summer. Tr...

MLB Rookie Showcases Indomitable Spirit During Legendary Silent Treatment

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 08.05.2015 | Sports

Richie Shaffer has a new set of teammates: imaginary ones. The Tampa Bay Rays rookie got his first career hit in the form of a home run against the ...

This Was How The Orioles-White Sox Game Sounded And Felt

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 04.29.2015 | Sports

The Baltimore Orioles played the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday at Orioles Park at Camden Yards in front of zero fans -- save for a few Orioles employ...

Royals-White Sox Tensions Lead To Inevitable Bench-Clearing Brawl

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 04.24.2015 | Sports

Five players were ejected.

15 Things Never to Say to a Chicagoan

Orbitz.com | Posted 01.26.2015 | Travel
Orbitz.com

You see us wearing ankle-length puffy coats well into March. That's not because we're ambassadors for North Face. The winter of 2013-14 was, literally, one of the worst in Chicago's history. But that's not all.

You Can't Have A Mastermind Without First Having "The Brain"

Adam Banner | Posted 12.02.2014 | Crime
Adam Banner

It takes a helluva lot of talent, and/or smarts, to allegedly pull one of the greatest sports fixes of all time. However, it takes even more oomph to never get caught.

We Don't See MLB Meltdowns Like This Very Often Anymore

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.14.2014 | Sports

It's safe to say Robin Ventura does not like the new home-plate collisions rule. The Chicago White Sox manager delivered an old-school meltdown on Wed...

WATCH: Proof That The Baseball Gods Are Good

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.06.2014 | Sports

Adam Dunn pitched an inning on Tuesday night. Yes, Adam Dunn, the hulking 285-pound slugger with 457 career home runs, took the mound in the ninth inn...

You Know It's True: 15 Reasons Why Chicagoans Are Tougher Than New Yorkers

Reboot Illinois | Posted 08.05.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Yea they call us the Second City -- but make no mistake, we're number one.

Chicago White Sox GM Rick Hahn Placed on Notice by American Mustache Institute

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 08.05.2014 | Sports
Dr. Abraham Froman

It has recently come to the attention of the American Mustache Institute that the field manager for the Chicago White Sox, Mr. Robin Ventura, is forcibly intimidating pitcher Chris Sale to remove his preferred style facial hair.

WATCH: Fan's Amazing One-Handed Grab Saves Baby

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.27.2014 | Sports

The best catches aren't always on the field at a big league ballpark and the folks recording saves aren't only coming out of the bullpen. Chicago ...

Three-Pound Banana Split? White Sox, We're Interested

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.27.2014 | Taste

Are you ready for a three pound sundae? Because the Chicago White Sox are.

Adam Dunn Went To The Oscars And His Teammates Remodeled His Locker

Posted 03.05.2014 | Sports

Chicago White Sox player Adam Dunn went to the Oscars this past weekend for his small role as a bartender in Dallas Buyers Club. When Dunn got back to...

WATCH: Miguel Ejected, Pitcher's Hilarious Reaction

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 09.10.2013 | Sports

White Sox ace Chris Sale didn't hide his excitement after home plate umpire Brian Gorman made sure he wouldn't have to face Miguel Cabrera again after...

Baseball, Steroids and Cowardice

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 10.26.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The PED issue, which has now dogged baseball for well over a decade, has been exacerbated by an appalling lack of courage on the part of nearly everybody involved. Cowardly denials, insincere apologies, failing to take responsibility and efforts to scapegoat individuals.

White Sox Coach Ejected Before Game

Posted 08.25.2013 | Sports

Chicago White Sox bench coach Mark Parent didn't get to sit on the bench for their game against the Texas Rangers on Sunday. While exchanging lineup c...

Rangers Star Hits Bizarre Inside-The-Park Homer

Posted 08.24.2013 | Sports

Without hitting it out of the park, Texas Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler laced a line drive and put it in a perfect spot at U.S. Cellular Field. T...

WATCH: Passed Ball Disappears Again

Posted 08.22.2013 | Sports

For the second game in a row, a passed ball became lodged in the advertisements behind home plate at Kauffman Stadium. Fortunately for the Royals, a r...

WATCH: MLB Stadium Gobbles Up Ball, Run Scores

Posted 08.21.2013 | Sports

Paul Konerko scored an easy run on Tuesday thanks to a passed ball thrown by Royals pitcher Ervin Santana that disappeared....

Old Jocks and Old Rockers: We Too Are One in the Windy City

Tom Semioli | Posted 10.15.2013 | Sports
Tom Semioli

Frank Zappa taught us "you are what you is." Former high-school and college jocks oft fall prey to the corresponding ravages of time as do their ex- rocker counterparts.