Jim Margalus

  • joined Dec 18, 2010
  • last login Jul 10, 2014
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Managing editor of South Side Sox since Dec. 2010. Before that, I built and ran SoxMachine.com starting in Feb. 2006. I've written White Sox Outsider, an annual reference book, the last five years. I sometimes talk about the White Sox on your radio, with exciting audio to prove it.

Books: http://www.whitesoxoutsider.com
Sounds: http://www.jimmargalus.com

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User Blog

Bullpen reminds everybody Sox are rebuilding

Underlying issues with relief pitching are out of Robin Ventura's control

Avisail Garcia isn't dead yet

Rick Hahn says injured outfielder is ahead of schedule, and also downplays the the White Sox' need to deal

White Sox 4, Red Sox 0: Second straight shutout

Fifth starter keeps the good times rolling in second straight shutout

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Red Sox

Scott Carroll takes the mound for the first of four in Boston

Talking about #TargetSale

Condor has lightest workload of impressive Final Vote ballot, but the heftiest national profile

White Sox Minor League Update: July 6-12


Scores, stats, and news from the White Sox farm system

Jose Abreu, Alexei Ramirez All-Stars

Chris Sale doesn't make the cut, but he could be a late addition to the roster

White Sox 1, Mariners 0: Vengeance for Noesi

First-inning wild pitch scores only run of the game, as ex-Mariner and bullpen throw Sox' second shutout of season

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Mariners

Hector Noesi has a chance to show what one of his former clubs has been missing

Mariners 3, White Sox 2: 13 quiet innings

Blown save gets Felix Hernandez off the hook after he buckles in eighth inning

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Mariners

Felix Hernandez tries to answer Chris Sale's gem with one of his own

White Sox 7, Mariners 1: Sale goes the distance

Potential All-Star polishes resume with 12-strikeout complete game on Independence Day

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Mariners

Chris Sale makes a baseball game more American than usual

5 alternatives to Adam Eaton's victory leap

The mission: preserve the fun while saving his legs

Questioning Robin Ventura's questionable decisions

Pinch-hitting with Leury Garcia worked out better than staying with John Danks, which means the White Sox manager got what he deserved

White Sox 3, Angels 2: Garcia the unlikely hero

Robin Ventura's counterintuitive pinch-hitting decision works out to cover inexplicable handling of John Danks the inning before

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Angels

It's the last chance for the White Sox to win their first game against the Angels this year

Viciedo, Beckham offer answers in June


It wasn't the best of times, but the White Sox should know what they're dealing with -- and potentially dealing in July

Angels 7, White Sox 5: Swept in doubleheader

Sox hit Jered Weaver harder than ever before, but Scott Carroll fared worse

Angels 8, White Sox 4: Noesi loses grip on Game 1

Sox starter carries no-hitter into the fifth, but control problems lead to abrupt exit

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Angels

This oughta compete with the World Cup

No White Sox surprises in leaked Astros emails

Accurate or not, purported communications between clubs fit neatly in Rick Hahn's offseason narrative

White Sox Minor League Update: June 29-July 5

Scores, stats, and news from the White Sox farm system

White Sox 4, Blue Jays 0: First shutout of season

Jose Quintana outduels Mark Buehrle with seven strong innings to take series in Toronto

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Blue Jays

Mark Buehrle couldn't get Paul Konerko to retire, so they'll face each other at least one more time

White Sox bullpen descends into meritocracy

Robin Ventura will be making up the ninth inning as he goes along for the foreseeable future

White Sox 4, Blue Jays 3: First Saturday win

Three-run homer by Dayan Viciedo, pinch-hit single by Alexei Ramirez enough to end anomaly

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Blue Jays

Chris Sale tries to make it two in a row, which has been unthinkable this road trip

Doubling the White Sox' numbers after 81 games

Jose Abreu is on pace to set the rookie record for home runs, while Conor Gillaspie is trying to make history without a homer

White Sox 5, Blue Jays 4: Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeew

Jose Abreu leads four-homer assault, but treacherous ninth inning will likely cost Ronald Belisario the closer job

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