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Paul Konerko, Jimmy Rollins named co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award

Via the MLB Public Relations Twitter account, retiring White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko and Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins have been named the co-winners of the Roberto Clemente Award.  210 more words

Royals claim Moises Sierra off waivers from White Sox

Being in the World Series hasn’t stopped the Royals from tweaking the margins of their 40-man roster, as they claimed outfielder Moises Sierra off waivers from the White Sox. 65 more words

Five Statistical Facts about Jake Peavy

For years, pitcher Jake Peavy was praised as one of the best young arms in baseball. His potential seemed limitless. Unfortunately Peavy’s time as a top pitcher was short-lived due to injuries and we never got to witness what he really could have been. 356 more words

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Shoeless Jo indicted

On October 22, 1920, eight players on the Chicago White Sox and five gamblers were indicted on nine counts of conspiracy and fraud.

One of the players was 32-year-ols Shoeless Joe Jackson who spent five seasons with the Chicago White Sox. 170 more words

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Sporting News names Jose Abreu AL Rookie of the Year

Most people aren’t aware of this fact but it is true. The Sporting News began giving out awards to Major League Baseball rookies who had exceptional seasons a year before MLB officially began handing out its own… 461 more words

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Levine: Abreu Believes He Has Room To Improve

By Bruce Levine-

(CBS) You might think that after winning the Sporting News’ Rookie of the Year award that White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu would be satisfied with his season, but that type of thinking isn’t ever part of the Cuban defector’s attitude. 445 more words

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Happy Birthday George Bell!!!

Happy Birthday George Bell!!!

George Bell turns 55 years old today.

One of the sport’s biggest sluggers during the late 1980’s, George Bell was a hitting machine during his time with the Toronto Blue Jays. 115 more words

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