Off to a Great Start
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Cactus League Opener
Dodgers 4 10 0
Sox 6 9 0
Plays of the Day
Alexei Ramirez doubled, singled, stole a base and had three RBI, Avi Garcia doubled twice, walked, scored a run and drove in another, Adam LaRoche doubled in a pair of runs, Jose Abreu singled twice with a run scored and Adam Eaton also singled twice and scored. Starter Jose Quintana pitched two perfect innings with two strikeouts for the win and new Sox outfielder J.B. Shuck made a spectacular catch (see video above).
Eaton, Gillaspie, 22 Others Sign One-Year Deals
A moving tribute to Minnie Minoso from Congressman Steve Cohen of Tennessee.
A Conversation With Mr. White Sox.
South Side Sox on Minnie.
CSNChicago will carry live coverage of the Minnie Minoso Memorial Service on Saturday beginning at 11:30 a.m. CT.
Sox in the Community
Sox pitchers Jake Petricka (pictured below) and Erik Surkamp read to Villa de Paz Elementary students yesterday as part of the Read Across America initiative.
Jared Mitchell Thinking Positive
Soto Too? Yes, Soto Too
Quote of the Day
GM Rick Hahn:
“Our goal is not to jump up and contend for one year and then the next couple scrambling to put us back in position and jump up again. Our goal is to contend on an annual basis. Part of that is the introduction and development of young talent on an annual basis.”
Dodgers vs. White Sox at Camelback Ranch-Glendale (2:05 p.m., CT). LHP John Danks for the Sox vs. LHP Clayton Kershaw. Other Sox pitchers scheduled are: Javy Guerra, Petricka, Daniel Webb, Dan Jennings, Zach Phillips, Raul Fernandez and Joe Savery.
Photo of the Day
Many faces of the Shark.