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Tanaka struggles in first loss of '19

Baseball / MLB Apr 15, 2019

Tanaka struggles in first loss of '19

Ravaged by injuries, the New York Yankees hardly resemble the 100-win team that set a major league record for homers last year. And even though it's very early in the season, they are frittering away games during a favorable portion of their schedule. Tim Anderson hit ...

White Sox make big play for top free agent Manny Machado

Baseball / MLB Jan 5, 2019

White Sox make big play for top free agent Manny Machado

The pursuit of free agent infielder Manny Machado by the Chicago White Sox appears to be heating up. The White Sox have plenty of payroll flexibility as they chase after Machado and his fellow free agent Bryce Harper. USA Today reported that Chicago offered Machado ...

Shohei Ohtani, Angels feast on White Sox pitching

Baseball / MLB Jul 26, 2018

Shohei Ohtani, Angels feast on White Sox pitching

Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Shohei Ohtani all homered in the same game for the first time, and the Los Angeles Angels routed Chicago White Sox 11-3 on Wednesday night. Pujols passed Ken Griffey Jr. for sixth place on the career list with his 631st ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jul 7, 2018

Buffaloes acquire pitchers Akira Iwamoto, Donn Roach

The Orix Buffaloes have acquired former Hanshin Tigers pitcher Akira Iwamoto and former Chicago White Sox minor leaguer Donn Roach, the Pacific League club announced Saturday. Iwamoto, a 25-year-old right-hander, was the Tigers' fourth pick in the 2010 draft but pitched in just 21 games ...

Iguchi to throw first pitch at White Sox game

Baseball / MLB Sep 26, 2017

Iguchi to throw first pitch at White Sox game

Tadahito Iguchi, who homered in the last game of his career last weekend, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch for his former major league team the Chicago White Sox, the club said Monday. Iguchi, who joined the White Sox in 2005 when they won ...

Indians set team record with 15th win in a row

Baseball / MLB Sep 8, 2017

Indians set team record with 15th win in a row

The Cleveland Indians didn't need much help to match last season's team-record 14-game winning streak, batting .317 and pitching to a 1.86 ERA over the last two weeks. No. 15 was over almost before it started. Cleveland jumped all over emergency starter Mike Pelfrey for seven ...

Dodgers extend win streak to 11 by trouncing White Sox

Baseball / MLB Jul 20, 2017

Dodgers extend win streak to 11 by trouncing White Sox

Right-hander Kenta Maeda claimed his eighth win of the season as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the Chicago White Sox 9-1 on Wednesday in a game that was called in the top of the eighth inning after a 37-minute rain delay. Maeda (8-4) allowed ...

Yankees acquire Frazier in trade

Baseball / MLB Jul 19, 2017

Yankees acquire Frazier in trade

The New York Yankees made an early push for a playoff run Tuesday night, acquiring infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox for reliever Tyler Clippard and three prospects. The Yankees currently hold the second AL wild-card ...