Friday Night vs. the Tribe
Friday, August 7, 2009
Sox vs. Indians
Lineup: Pods 8, Beckham 5, JD 9, Thome dh, PK 3, AJ 2, Q 7, Ramirez 6, Nix 4. Buehrle pitching.
If we are fortunate enough to take 2 of 3 the rest of the way out, all will be good.
Volunteer Corps Event
Went with Gordon Beckham, Harold Baines, Minnie Minoso and Ozzie Guillen Jr. to today’s Sox Volunteers Corps event at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. A group of 60 Volunteers, including Meg Madden of the White Sox, Marla and Toni Baines and yours truly, put together nearly 1,000 boxes of emergency food for Chicago residents most in need.
Working on photos for the event …
Believe It or Not
So name the worst team in baseball at converting balls put into play into outs (i.e. Defensive Efficiency)?
Well, it’s not us.
According to our friends at Baseball Prospectus, here are the AL rankings entering today’s games:
8. White Sox
14. Kansas City
The story of President Obama’s All-Star Game first pitch toss just gets better and better. Sox fan through and through …