Yankees crush four home runs as they cruise past White Sox

CHICAGO — The hits — and wins — just keep coming for the Yankees. The first-place Yankees extended their winning streak to five games by beating the White Sox, 10-4, on Friday night at Guaranteed Rate Field, with just about everything clicking. A night after scoring a season-high 15 runs, the Yankees knocked around White … Read more

Former Chicago White Sox trainer Brian Ball sues GM Rick Hahn, team over termination in 2020

CHICAGO — A former athletic trainer for the White Sox is alleging in a lawsuit that he was fired by the team because of his sexual orientation, age and disability. The actions of White Sox general manager Rick Hahn and the club, according to the lawsuit filed Monday in Cook County, caused Brian Ball “significant … Read more

Multiple positive COVID-19 tests in Cleveland Guardians organization; game vs. Chicago White Sox postponed

The Cleveland Guardians’ game against the Chicago White Sox has been postponed because of multiple positive COVID-19 tests within the Guardians organization, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday. The game was postponed to allow for continued testing and contact tracing. MLB will provide a rescheduling update when it becomes available. It was announced earlier Wednesday that … Read more

MLB Power Rankings: The Yankees, Twins and Angels are sitting high; Cardinals and White Sox hit some bumps

Every week,​ we​ ask all​ of our baseball​ writers​ — both the​ local​ scribes​ and the national team,​ more​ than​​ 30 writers in all — to rank the teams from first to worst. Here are the collective results, the TA30. April is the dumbest baseball month. It’s all nonsense. Misdirection and puffs of smoke. Things … Read more

White Sox’s Tim Anderson suspended, fined for flipping off fan

Tim Anderson took a page from Kyrie Irving’s book and flipped fans the bird during a game on Wednesday in Cleveland. Unlike Irving, though, Anderson was suspended one game in addition to a fine. Anderson is appealing the suspension and played on Friday against the Twins. “I have to apologize for my actions,” the White … Read more

2022 MLB predictions – From the expanded playoffs and the World Series to MVPs and Cy Youngs

Better late than never, we have arrived at opening week of the 2022 MLB season. With — among other changes — more playoff spots available, is this the year your favorite team will make a run in October? Will your favorite player win a postseason award? No one can know for sure, which is why … Read more