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La Russa plans on attending SoxFest 2013

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La Russa plans on attending SoxFest 2013

Several notable White Sox figures are getting in on the SoxFest 2013 fun, including legendary skipper Tony La Russa.

La Russa, who managed the White Sox in the '80s, including the 1983 American League West Division Champion squad, will join the likes of Paul Konerko, Adam Dunn, Joe Crede, Frank Thomas, Robin Ventura and Harold Baines at SoxFest over the weekend of Jan. 25-27.

Matt Thornton, John Danks, Tyler Flowers and Dayan Viciedo have also been added to the list of current and former players, coaches and announcers scheduled to appear.

For more information, head to whitesox.comSoxFest.

SportsTalk Live Podcast: Chuck Garfien on Yasmani Grandal signing with the White Sox

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SportsTalk Live Podcast: Chuck Garfien on Yasmani Grandal signing with the White Sox

SportsTalk Live is at the United Center for Blackhawks Authentic Fan Night. David Haugh, Charlie Roumeliotis and Scott King join Kap on the panel.

0:00 - The Blackhawks look to get back in the win column with the Lightning in town.

5:00 - Chuck Garfien joins Kap to talk about Yasmani Grandal signing with the White Sox. How much will this help the Sox sign more free agents? Plus the panel discusses how much this improves Willson Contreras' trade value as the Cubs reportedly shop him.

17:00 - Chase Daniel said Mitch Trubisky looked great in practice. Will that translate to the game on Sunday?

Listen here or in the embedded player below.

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White Sox Talk Podcast: White Sox sign Yasmani Freakin' Grandal

White Sox Talk Podcast: White Sox sign Yasmani Freakin' Grandal

The White Sox got the Hot Stove off to a scorching start with the surprise signing of switch-hitting catcher Yasmani Grandal.

-How big of a deal is this? (1:30)

-Could the Grandal signing help sign other free agents? (8:20)

-Rick Hahn speaks about the signing (13:00)

-Grandal talks about why he signed with the White Sox (16:00)

-What does this mean for James McCann? (17:50)

-Flu-ridden Ryan McGuffey calls in from his sick bed to share his thoughts on Grandal (25:00) and more.

Listen to the entire episode here or in the embedded player below.

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