After Earlier Sweep, Sox Aim to Deal Cards Another Bad Hand
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
White Sox vs. Cardinals at U.S. Cellular Field (7:10 p.m. CT, WPWR) in the opener of a two-game series. Probable Starters: LHP Carlos Rodon (3-2, 3.80) for the Sox, RHP Carlos Martinez (10-3, 2.52) for St. Louis.
The Sox swept the Redbirds, 2-1 and 7-1, in a two-game series on June 30 and July 1 in St. Louis.
Field of Greens
With yesterday an off day for the Sox, it was off to the golf course for the Field of Greens Celebrity Golf Tournament at Harborside International Golf Course in Chicago. The annual tournament supports pediatric cancer research and treatment programs at local hospitals through Chicago White Sox Charities.
Orlando “El Duque” Hernandez, Bo Jackson and Avi Garcia were among the former and current Sox players who participated:
Quote of the Day
A sentiment shared by all the players who participated:
Wow what a great weekend. Thank you 2 the @whitesox for hosting 2005 WS Team Reunion. We had a great time. Thank U 2 all the fans also.—
Jermaine dye (@JermaineDye) July 20, 2015
White Sox’ No. 3 Prospect Spencer Adams Shines with Winston-Salem
White Sox vs. Cardinals at U.S. Cellular Field (7:10 p.m. CT, CSN) in the finale of the brief two-game series and six-game homestand. Probable Starters: LHP John Danks (5-8, 4.98) for the Sox, RHP Michael Wacha (10-3, 2.93) for the Cards.
Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Sox’ championship season…
In Game 91 on July 18 vs. the Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field, the first-place White Sox downed Detroit, 7-5, on the strength of a five-run seventh inning, highlighted by three home runs. With the Sox down 4-1 heading into the seventh, Paul Konerko hit his 21st, a solo shot, Joe Crede belted a three-run blast (No. 13) and Juan Uribe added his seventh homer with nobody on. Luis Viscaino (4-3) earned the win in relief and Cliff Politte chalked up save No. 1 as the Sox won their fifth straight game and improved to 62-29.
Photos of the Day
Good News. Sox prospects Frankie Montas (left) and Micah Johnson have been named the Southern League Pitcher of the Week and International League Player of the Week, respectively.