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Past:
  • Orlando Sentinel
  • Los Angeles Times

Recent articles by LaMond:

Chicago White Sox set their 2023 player development staff, which includes Simeon grad Blake Hickman

The Chicago White Sox announced their 2023 player development assignments Tuesday. → Read More

Juan Uribe Jr., son of the former Chicago White Sox shortstop, is among the team’s 7 international free-agent signees

The Chicago White Sox came to terms with seven international free agents, including Juan Uribe Jr., the team announced Monday. → Read More

Chicago White Sox avoid arbitration with 5 pitchers — including Dylan Cease — by agreeing to 1-year deals

The Chicago White Sox reached agreements on one-year deals with all five of their arbitration-eligible players, including AL Cy Young Award runner-up Dylan Cease. → Read More

Lucas Giolito pitches in to clean up beaches in the Dominican Republic. ‘We have one planet,’ the Chicago White Sox starter says.

When Lucas Giolito arrived in the Dominican Republic for a beach cleanup project, the Chicago White Sox starter noticed a group of young baseball players going through agility drills: "They’re literally having to navigate through all this garbage trying to do this beach workout." → Read More

3 offseason questions facing the Chicago White Sox outfield, including the possibility of Oscar Colás in right

The Chicago White Sox face a key offseason in the outfield, especially what to do with what role Eloy Jiménez will play. → Read More

Chicago White Sox set new manager Pedro Grifol’s coaching staff for 2023 season

The Chicago White Sox announced the remainder of their 2023 coaching staff under new manager Pedro Grifol, including a new hitting coach in José Castro. → Read More

José Abreu says Chicago White Sox made him a ‘really good offer’ as Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf praises his legacy

Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf praised José Abreu's legacy with the team in a statement a day after the first baseman signed with the Houston Astros. → Read More

Chicago White Sox add infield prospects Bryan Ramos and José Rodríguez to their 40-man roster

The Chicago White Sox added top-10 prospects Bryan Ramos and José Rodríguez to their 40-man roster, the team announced. → Read More

With manager Pedro Grifol in place, Chicago White Sox GM Rick Hahn gets to work addressing other needs

The Chicago White Sox face decisions at second base and the corner outfield spots — in addition to manager Pedro Grifol’s staff. → Read More

AJ Pollock declines his player option with Chicago White Sox. ‘Not shocking if you look at the free-agent market,’ says GM Rick Hahn.

Outfielder AJ Pollock declined a player option for 2023 with the Chicago White Sox and became a free agent Tuesday. → Read More

Chicago White Sox make it official: Pedro Grifol is the team’s new manager

The Chicago White Sox officially hired Pedro Grifol as their manager, the team announced Thursday. → Read More

SoxFest 2023 is canceled ‘due to several factors,’ team announces

“We recognize our fans may be disappointed,” the Chicago White Sox said in a statement announcing SoxFest 2023 won’t be held in January. → Read More

10 takeaways from a ‘very frustrating’ 2022 season for the Chicago White Sox, who finished 81-81 after high expectations

A lack of patience at the plate, poor defense and injuries were among the factors in a disappointing 2022 Chicago White Sox season. → Read More

Is José Abreu’s time with the Chicago White Sox running out? ‘I don’t like goodbyes,’ the veteran first baseman says.

José Abreu thanked Chicago White Sox fans as he approaches free agency: "These were a special nine years and I hope that there can be more." → Read More

Search begins for a new Chicago White Sox manager as Tony La Russa steps down after health issues make it ‘impossible’ to continue

The search is on for the next Chicago White Sox manager after Tony La Russa officially won’t return for the 2023 season. → Read More

Chicago White Sox 2022 review: What went right, what went wrong and what’s next after a season filled with disappointment

A look at the highs and mostly lows of the 2022 season for the Chicago White Sox, along with pressing questions for the team in 2023. → Read More

‘Stay driven’: Andrew Vaughn and Gavin Sheets continue to make adjustments and learn in their 2nd seasons with the Chicago White Sox

Andrew Vaughn and Gavin Sheets are approaching the final games of their second seasons with the Chicago White Sox as they have throughout the year. → Read More

Chicago White Sox snap 8-game skid but lament missing the playoffs for the 1st time in 3 years: ‘We were right there’

The Chicago White Sox, who were eliminated from playoff contention late Wednesday, beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 to snap an 8-game skid. → Read More

Tim Anderson won’t return to the Chicago White Sox in 2022: ‘He needs to get 100% for next year’

The Chicago White Sox will “shut it down” for the remainder of 2022 with All-Star shortstop Tim Anderson, who has been recovering from a finger injury. → Read More

3 questions for the Chicago White Sox in their final games, including what’s José Abreu’s status for next season

The Chicago White Sox have been one of the most disappointing teams in baseball this season. → Read More