Say Cheese…

image1-2

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Today’s Spring Training News

Photo Day

It was all fun and games this morning as Sox players got their close ups…

…and then it was time to work:

image2-2

Sale Strategy

http://m.whitesox.mlb.com/news/article/165560952/chris-sale-ramping-up-slowly-for-white-sox?tcid=tw_share

Quote of the Day

From MLB Trade Rumors:

“In searching for comparables for White Sox lefty Carlos Rodon, Jeff Sullivan of Fangraphs found that Rodon’s slider bears a striking resemblance to that of Clayton Kershaw in terms of velocity, horizontal movement and vertical movement…”

Sox Note of Note

The White Sox will play intrasquad games on Monday and Tuesday and B games are scheduled on March 5 and 6.

Sox Flashback

On this date in 1972, the White Sox signed Dick Allen to three-year, $750K contract. It made him the highest-paid player in MLB history. How times have changed.

Chicago White Sox vs California Angels

Baseball: Chicago White Sox Dick Allen (15) victorious with manager Chuck Tanner after hitting home run during game vs California Angels at Comiskey Park. Chicago, IL 5/23/1973 CREDIT: Walter Iooss Jr. (Photo by Walter Iooss Jr. /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images) (Set Number: X17724 TK1 R9 F31 )

Photo of the Day

Buds.

IMG_0035

1 Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: