Jim Margalus

Jim Margalus

Writing about the White Sox for a 16th season, first here, then at South Side Sox, and now here again. Let’s talk curling.

Win or die trying, redefined

My friend Scott saw my attempt at improving the White Sox ad campaign and one-upped me with this Japanese gem. Let’s just say that Jake Peavy’s legendary intensity no longer impresses me. It may not be safe for work due…

Damon, Sox playing a round

Ken Rosenthal is the ultimate tease. First, he becomes everything that’s wrong about Twitter when he tweets: Damon to #WhiteSox gaining momentum. Team has made second offer #MLB Only to follow with: Take back previous tweet: #WhiteSox did not make…

Damon derby heating up

Twitter is atwitter with rumors of mad-dash negotiations between the Tigers and White Sox for Johnny Damon’s services. The most noteworthy at this time: Tigers and White Sox negotiating with Johnny Damon at levels that have eliminated the Atlanta Braves…

Jermaine lies

One thing I never knew about Jermaine Dye’s woeful second half before tonight: Even while he was slumping terribly, he could still hit lefties. vs. RHP: .129 vs. LHP: .316 Total: .179 I came to this realization while digging around…

Numbers rackets

On the heels of a big announcement about numbers, I have one of my own. Ladies and Gentlemen, White Sox Outsider 2010 will be about five pages longer than its predecessor! It’s checking in at 226 pages, not counting the…