Sox Machine Archives

Spring training, made for TV

Ozzie Guillen joins Twitter. Dayan Viciedo receives a public scolding from Kenny Williams for failing to run out a pop-up.  A pitching coach gets heckled in a virtually empty stadium. All in the first week of game action. In a…

Raining Arizona

In what will be a blow for Camelback Ranch attendance figures, Sunday’s White Sox-Cubs tilt became a Cactus League rarity — a rainout. Mark Gonzalez informed us through Twitter that the last Sox rainout was March 11, 2006. I remember…

Eulogizing Jermaine Dye

Normally, I wait until after a player has officially found work elsewhere before I serve up the eulogy. I’m making an exception for Jermaine Dye. For one, he’s had a rough winter — at least as rough as somebody who…