Matt Lindstrom

Chicago White Sox #27 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 02/11/80
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 220
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

POLL: Should Avila have swung 3-0?

Alex Avila swung at a 3-0 fastball, but it didn't work out for the Tigers. Was it the right move?

A look at Matt Lindstrom's cutter

Matt Lindstrom had a good day on Monday. He was announced as the closer, started the season with a save, and debuted his new pitch - a cutter.

Lindstrom's spring debut a big day for bullpen

The possibility of a healthy Lindstrom and the emergence of Maikel Cleto make it tough on relievers with options remaining

Spring training a minefield for contenders

White Sox managing their share of injuries, but lower expectations make them far less critical

Jeff Keppinger can't shake shoulder woes

Inability to throw, logjam at DH make season-opening DL stint a strong possibility

White Sox bullpen coming together slowly

Nate Jones pitched scoreless inning in first spring game, and Daniel Webb and Ronald Bellisario are next in line for debuts

Bullpen depth could be tested early

All four closer candidates face adversity early on in spring training

Arbitration situations could decide closer

Overemphasis of saves in salary determinations spurred trade of Addison Reed, and it might alter plans for Nate Jones

White Sox pick up Matt Lindstrom's option

Club starts offseason by retaining veteran reliever, and announce the hiring of hitting coach Todd Steverson as well

Monday Bird Droppings

Expanded roster speculation; A's wrap; Matusz's future...

Report: Matt Lindstrom clears waivers

Veteran reliever is least costly of the tradeable White Sox, but going unclaimed suggests interest is tepid

Red Sox "just kicking the tires" on Peavy

Boston seems more focused on Lindstrom than Peavy, who they are just "kicking the tires" on at this point.

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