Monday Sept. 12, 2011
Posted: 9:46 p.m.
WHITE SOXBirmingham AA
The Barons saw their season come to an end Monday night at Hank Aaron Stadium after dropping a 7-1 decision to Mobile in Southern League semifinal action. The BayBears will advance to meet Tennessee, which ousted Chattanooga, in the final.
Birmingham managed only four hits against a trio of Mobile pitchers, three of which came against starter Charles Brewer. Justin Edwards started for the Barons and allowed six runs on five hits and a pair of walks in 4 13 innings.
On the latest White Sox Talk Podcast, Tim Anderson opens up about his struggles in 2017 and why he wants White Sox fans "to know the real me."
Anderson dives into his personal tragedy from last season when his best friend was murdered in Alabama.
He talks with Chuck Garfien about the dark days that happened, how counseling helped him, his new leadership role in 2018, if he'll draw more walks this season, "bringing swag to the South Side" with Yoan Moncada and much more.
Listen to the full White Sox Talk Podcast right here:
Four fans at the United Center were thrown out of Saturday's Blackhawks game for taunting Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly with racist remarks.
Midway through the third period, Smith-Pelly, who is black, was in the penalty box when fans shouted "basketball, basketball, basketball" at him, the Washington Post reported.
Here is a GIF of Smith-Pelly's interaction with the fans:
After the game, the Blackhawks released this statement:
Capitals head coach Barry Trotz also had this to say about the incident: