Jim Margalus

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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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White Sox Minor League Update: July 13-19

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

Indians 3, White Sox 2: Fitting finish to half

Javy Guerra allows two-run homer to Yan Gomes after Sox offense claims first lead

Signing Carlos Rodon: It's only money

Astros' tug-of-war with Brady Aiken shows there are worse things to fight over than money

White Sox option Andre Rienzo to Charlotte

Carlos Sanchez reportedly heading to Cleveland to join White Sox for last game of first half

White Sox 6, Indians 2: Lose two, win one

Back stiffness leads to early exits for Alexei Ramirez and Scott Carroll, but Sox persevere

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Indians

Adam Eaton will likely ease into the All-Star break, so it's time for some assets to shine

Indians 7, White Sox 4: Noesi loses three leads

Missed swipe tag by Alexei Ramirez extends fifth inning to give Indians opportunities for tying, go-ahead hits

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Indians

After coming up short to Chris Sale in the Final Vote, Corey Kluber tries to prove his All-Star worth

Reading Room: No Home Run Derby for Jose Abreu

Plus: The Red Sox miss out on Abreu's talent, Masahiro Tanaka will try to avoid surgery, and other stories of the day

Red Sox 4, White Sox 3: Second straight walk-off

Mike Carp slaps an opposite-field single for game-winning hit, Boston split

Gamethread: White Sox vs. Red Sox

Jon Lester stands between the White Sox and a series win

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

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