Is Jimenez’s slugging potential and personality big enough to suggest a David Ortiz-like impact? ‘‘It’s possible,’’ Sox GM Rick Hahn said.
Chris Sale’s playoff struggles aside, the White Sox aren’t patting themselves on the back for last year’s trades. They’re working on more.
Jose Abreu and Avisail Garcia, the White Sox’ middle-of-the-lineup sluggers, are not locks to be on the 2018 roster.
The White Sox claimed corner outfielder Daniel Palka from the Twins. Palka had been placed on waivers.
The White Sox named 27-year-old Class A Kannapolis manager Justin Jirschele Minor League Coach of the Year and Phil Gulley Scout of the Year Thursday.
Buddy Bell, who spent the last 14 years with the White Sox, was hired by the Reds as a vice president and senior advisor on Monday.
“By driving this tax to one of the highest in the country, Chicago will lose concerts,” the teams said in a joint statement.
Daniel Webb, who pitched for the White Sox from 2013 to ’16, was killed in an ATV accident in Tennessee.
Cubs, Sox first basemen named as finalists for Hank Aaron Award.
On eve of first playoff start, Jose Quintana was excited but not consumed by pressure. “The guy is totally prepared for this moment,’ Joe Maddon said
Jim Landis was an outstanding center fielder on the White Sox’ 1959 World Series team
The White Sox outrighted five players to Charlotte, decreasing their 40-man roster to 33.
Maybe the Cubs would have staggered to the finish line in first place without Quintana, but they’d have no shot to win another World Series.
Avisail Garcia sat out the White Sox’ season finale Sunday against the Indians and finished with a .330 batting average.
Juan Minaya has converted nine of 10 save chances, including his last six in a row.