Chicago White Sox

The Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez waits for the pitch during a game against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago on Aug. 5, 2013. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

A-Rod Has Hit, Other Good Swings In Yankees’ Blowout Loss To ChiSox

Alex Rodriguez blooped a single in his first at-bat of the season hours after being hit with a long suspension, but that was it for the embattled slugger as the Chicago White Sox ripped the Yankees 8-1 on Monday.


Mets right-hander Shaun Marcum delivers the ball against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 26, 2013 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mets’ Marcum Finally Puts It All Together, Improves To 1-9 With Gem Vs. ChiSox

Shaun Marcum pitched eight shutout innings for his first win of the season, and Eric Young Jr. had three hits and drove in a run to lead the Mets to a 3-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday.


Zack Wheeler of the New York Mets leaves the game in the 6th inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 25, 2013. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mets’ Wheeler After 2nd Start: ‘I’ve Got A Lot Of Work To Do’

Zack Wheeler allowed his first major-league home run, a game-tying solo shot by Tyler Flowers in the third inning.


Mets starter Zack Wheeler leaves the game in the sixth inning against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 25, 2013, in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mets Get A Break, Get Wheeler Off The Hook, But Lose To ChiSox In 9th

Alexei Ramirez singled in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth after Chicago committed a costly error in the top half of the inning, and the White Sox beat the Mets 5-4 on Tuesday night.


The Mets’ Daniel Murphy, top, is unable to come up with the throw as the White Sox’s Alejandro De Aza steals second base in the fifth inning at Citi Field on May 8, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

ChiSox’s Peavy Returns, Shuts Down Mets; Hefner Drops To 0-4

Jake Peavy pitched three-hit ball in his return from a balky back, Alejandro De Aza had a leadoff homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Wednesday night to split their two-game interleague series.


Mets right-hander Matt Harvey pitches against the Chicago White Sox at Citi Field on May 7, 2013. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Mets’ Harvey Mesmerizes White Sox Over 9; Baxter Then Beats Them In 10th

Matt Harvey was so dominant, it seemed certain the Chicago White Sox would never score. Instead, each pitch raised more tantalizing questions: Would they ever get a hit, or even a runner?


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Dayan Viciedo Is Power Presence For White Sox

Dayan Viciedo will likely hit behind Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko in Robin Ventura’s lineup – a middle of the order that could combine for 100 dingers under the right circumstances.


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Silverman: Adding Kevin Youkilis Won’t Halt Yankees’ Slide

Youk appears to be just another aging ballplayer at this point. He’s capable of getting hot for a couple weeks — but that’s about it.


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Kevin Youkilis Weighing ‘Good Choices’; Indians Join Yankees In Mix

It has to be a dream scenario for the former Red Sox star: play for the Yankees or his former manager, Terry Francona.


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Hartnett: Untradeable A-Rod Won’t Be Going Anywhere

Rodriguez’s contract is an albatross that the Yankees are going to be forced to live with. The Bombers made their bed with A-Rod, and now they’re going to have to lie in it.


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Silverman: Unsubstantiated Rumors Have No Place In Journalism

The achievements of MLB stars shouldn’t be tainted by wild accusations like the ones


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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

A second-place team at No. 1? That’s right — the Atlanta Braves are hot, hot, hot.


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Evan Roberts’ MLB Power Rankings

Consider MLB on notice; there’s a new sheriff in town. Cincinnati gets the top spot in Evan’s weekly rankings, while the Yankees continue to slip and slide downward.


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Silverman: Red Sox Trade Could Push Yanks To The Limit In October

A Dodgers-Yankees World Series has not been seen since Tommy Lasorda led the 1981 Dodgers to a six-game victory over the Yankees.


View of Shea Stadium in Flushing, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Silverman: Tommie Agee – Memories Come Back To Life

Tommie Agee had a spectacular impact on the 1969 “Miracle Mets.”