Saturday Roundup

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Saturday, March 26, 2016

Today’s Spring Training News

A Saturday Twin Bill

White Sox (split squad ) vs. Reds at Camelback Ranch-Glendale (2:05 p.m. CT, WLS, CSN). Carlos Rodon will make the start for the Sox.

Sox (split squad) vs. Dodgers at Camelback Ranch-Glendale (9:05 p.m. CT. Carson Fulmer gets the starting nod for the White Sox.

Yesterday’s Highlights

Jose Quintana tossed six innings, allowing just two runs on two hits with seven strikeouts and retired 16 of the last 17 hitters he faced (click on top link below). Offensively, Austin Jackson belted a grand slam (click on bottom link) in the Sox’ 5-4, 10-inning loss to the Mariners in Peoria. Nate Jones struck out the side in the seventh and has recorded nine strikeouts in six scoreless innings in Cactus League play…Jose Abreu singled and doubled and raised his spring batting average to .386.

http://mlb.mlb.com/r/video?content_id=563942883

http://m.whitesox.mlb.com/cws/video/v563647083/?affiliateId=clubMEGAMENU

Quote of the Day

Robin on Friday’s “rundown” drills (via @CSNHayes):

“You don’t get ’em right, we’re going to redo them…Get it right…It just can’t happen.”

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The Bonding of Rollins and Anderson

Read about the special relationship between Jimmy Rollins and top prospect Tim Anderson (pictured above with Rollins on the right).

http://chicago.suntimes.com/sports/what-tim-anderson-learned-from-jimmy-rollins-in-white-sox-camp/

Sox Hitters “Sparked” by New Assistant Hitting Coach

http://mlb.com/r/article?ymd=20160324&content_id=168896478&vkey=news_cws&c_id=cws

Fulmer Adds a Cutter

http://mlb.com/r/article?ymd=20160323&content_id=168723890&vkey=news_cws&c_id=cws

Tomorrow’s Schedule

White Sox vs. Giants at Scottsdale (3:05 p.m. CT, WLS).

Photo of the Day

Greg Sparks (left) and Todd Steverson, the Sox’ assistant hitting coach and hitting coach, respectively.

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