It was another rough outing for Jake Peavy, who gave up six runs in 2 13 innings pitched against Oakland. "It's early. I've got five, six more of these to get better," Peavy told the Associated Press. "We all have to get better. I certainly will. You want results, you don't want to walk out there and give up runs and hits."
The Blue Jays are still rumored to be interested in Gavin Floyd, although chances are that he's going nowhere. The only way this rumor is going away is if the White Sox contend.
The future of the White Sox may not inspire a ton of confidence right now, but it's not entirely bleak.
With Matt Thornton and Will Ohman locks for the bullpen, Hector Santiago looking to have an inside track at a spot and Eric Stults competing for a spot, Jim at South Side Sox says Robin Ventura's first bullpen could have four lefties. Around the other blogs, James examines meaningless spring training stats and Fornelli runs down some thoughts from Monday's spring training contest.
Around the division: Detroit released reliever David Pauley, criminal charges against Roberto HernandezFausto Carmona were dropped and Jim Leyland won't sub Miguel Cabrera out for defensive purposes.
In this episode of the SportsTalk Live Podcast, Danny Parkins (670 The Score), Chris Bleck (ESPN 1000) and Scott King (WGN Radio) join David Kaplan on the panel.
Ryan Pace’s offseason begins. Josh Sitton and Jerrell Freeman are gone, but what will he do with Kyle Fuller?
Plus, Rick Hahn joins Kap from Glendale, Ariz., to discuss the state of the White Sox rebuild, how tough it is to keep their best prospects in the minors and why Jose Abreu is so important for his young team?
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The White Sox three outfield prospects are creating a lot of buzz at spring training.
On this edition of the podcast, Micker Adolfo tells Chuck Garfien about a conversation they all had about one day becoming the starting outfield for the White Sox. Adolfo talks about his longtime friendship with Eloy Jimenez, his impressions of Luis Robert, Luis Basabe and the White Sox future.
But first, it's a conversation with MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez who has great insight on many of the White Sox players: Jimenez, Robert, Yoan Moncada and Jose Abreu. He tells an amazing story about why Jimenez decided to sign with the Cubs when he was a teenager, how much Abreu is revered in Cuba and much more.
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