Sox Machine Archives

Not enough people are DJs

If you had to pick the most valuable member of the White Sox bullpen, it really comes down to two choices: Matt Thornton. D.J. Carrasco. They’ve combined for 10 wins this season already.  Thornton’s picked his up thanks to his…

And now we wait

Operating under the assumption that the White Sox are indeed the team that put in a claim on Alexis Rios… …here’s what I know: No. 1: The Sox have placed waiver claims with nothing to show for it before. They…

Thome's twilight gleaming

It’s too early to talk about whether this will be Jim Thome’s final season on the South Side. It isn’t too early to say that, if it’s indeed his swan song, the Gentleman Masher is doing a splendid job of…

That was the month that was

A quick summary of the events that happened while I was largely offline: July 7: Paul Konerko homers three times in a 10-6 victory over Cleveland, including a go-ahead grand slam off Chris Perez, who just came in from the…