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White Sox will attempt to set Guinness World Records for most dogs at sporting event

White Sox will attempt to set Guinness World Records for most dogs at sporting event

The White Sox are looking set a record next month at U.S. Cellular Field.

On Sept. 13, the White Sox will attempt to break the Guinness World Records for most dogs at a sporting event. The attempt will be held in conjunction with the annual Bark at the Park event, presented by AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods, Nylabone and PetSmart.

In order for the White Sox to break the record, a minimum of 1,000 dogs must be present at the ballpark for the game.

Tickets for the game will be $20, which admits one human and one dog. Advance purchase of Bark at the Park tickets is required by Sept. 6.

Fans interested in buying tickets for Bark at the Park should e-mail DogDay@chisox.com. For more information, visit whitesox.com/Bark.

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After a nine-game road trip, the White Sox will return home on Friday for a nine-game homestand. The White Sox have a handful of promotional games in that stretch.

Aug. 19: Super Hero Night and Fireworks, presented by Mazda

Aug. 23: First-ever Halfway to Mardi Gras theme night

Aug. 26: Elvis Night and Fireworks

Aug. 27: Star Wars Night and Fireworks, presented by Magellan Corporation

In additon, giveaways this homestand include the following:

Aug. 20: White Sox socks (first 20,000 fans)

Aug. 25: Four-star Chicago-themed free T-shirt, presented by UL

Aug. 27: Southpaw Star Wars bobblehead

SportsTalk Live Podcast: Rick Hahn gives an update on the state of the White Sox rebuild

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Rick Hahn gives an update on the state of the White Sox rebuild

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?

Listen to the full episode at this link or in the embedded player below:

White Sox Talk Podcast on The Three Amigos: Jimenez, Robert and Adolfo

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White Sox Talk Podcast on The Three Amigos: Jimenez, Robert and Adolfo

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.

Listen to the full episode at this link (iOS users can go here) or in the embedded player below. Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts.