Tag Archives: Chicago White Sox

  • Fan Helpfully Demonstrates How Not to Catch a Foul Ball (GIF)

    Fan Helpfully Demonstrates How Not to Catch a Foul Ball (GIF)

    In life, we’re constantly bombarded with messages from people who want to tell us what to do, and how to do it. But it’s rare when a real-life Goofus steps in to show us how not to do something. That’s why we should all be thankful for the guy at a recent spring game between […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/9/2013 — Alex Rios

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/9/2013 — Alex Rios

    Question:  How does an MLB player improve his bating average by 14 points (from .267 to .281) in just one game in July? Answer: By recording six hits in each of his six at bats on the evening. That is exactly what Alex Rios of the Chicago White Sox did during last night’s match-up against […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 6/10/2013 — Adam Dunn

    Stat Line of the Night — 6/10/2013 — Adam Dunn

    Heading into last night’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Adam Dunn had only 34 hits in 206 at bats on the season (good enough for a .165 batting average), but of those 34 hits, 14 of them were home runs.  That means that while Dunn wasn’t hitting the ball all that often, he was […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 5/12/2013 — Chris Sale

    Stat Line of the Night — 5/12/2013 — Chris Sale

    In case you were too busy watching the NBA and NHL playoffs to notice, it was quite the weekend for pitchers around Major League Baseball. On Friday night, the Red Sox’s Jon Lester threw a one-hitter against the Blue Jays, going nine innings and walking none while striking out five. Meanwhile, over in St. Louis, […]

  • Fan Dies of a Heart Attack at Blue Jays Game

    Fan Dies of a Heart Attack at Blue Jays Game

    If there’s any good that can come from a tragic and untimely death, it’s that one family’s loss can remind the rest of us to keep things in perspective. Sports are a lot of fun. They help us take our minds off real life for a while, and that is invaluable. However, there is a […]

  • Jeff Francoeur Snatches Popcorn From A Fan (Video)

    Jeff Francoeur Snatches Popcorn From A Fan (Video)

    Chasing fly balls around the outfield is enough to make anyone hungry, including Kansas City Royals’ right-fielder, Jeff Francoeur. The man they call “Frenchy” has been building his reputation as a fan favorite not only in Kansas City, but around the entire MLB this season.  It started in Oakland, when Francoeur sponsored the A’s fans’ […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 7/24/12 — Adam Dunn

    Stat Line Of The Night — 7/24/12 — Adam Dunn

    Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn entered last night’s game against the Minnesota Twins with a league-leading 29 home runs.  But his ability to go yard on a regular basis has come at a cost, as he has also displayed an ability to strike out on a regular basis (for proof, look no further […]