Latest Tim Anderson News

White Sox pick up Craig Kimbrel's $16 million option

Nov. 06, 2021 15:25 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have exercised their $16 million club option for reliever Craig Kimbrel and declined their option on infielder César Hernández. The team announced the moves on Saturday. The 33-year-old Kimbrel struggled after...

White Sox star Anderson says he wants La Russa to return

Oct. 14, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox star Tim Anderson made his feelings clear about manager Tony La Russa. He wants the Hall of Famer to return for another season in Chicago. “I want him to be back,” Anderson said Thursday. “At the end of the day, my decision doesn't really...

After another early exit, White Sox shift focus to future

Oct. 13, 2021 17:31 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox star José Abreu would have loved nothing more than to be gearing up for another game and a chance to keep Chicago's playoff hopes alive. He wasn't about to let a bitter ending sour an otherwise sweet season. “It just...

LEADING OFF: Dodgers, Giants prep for deciding NLDS Game 5

Oct. 13, 2021 03:30 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ONE FOR THE MONEY After a season of piling up whopping win totals, the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers get a day to prep for their all-or-nothing matchup in Game...

LEADING OFF: La Russa, White Sox weigh '22 after elimination

Oct. 13, 2021 02:47 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ANOTHER GO? White Sox manager Tony La Russa is waiting to find out if Chicago wants him back after the club was eliminated by the Astros in their AL Division Series that...

LEADING OFF: La Russa, White Sox weigh '22 after elimination

Oct. 12, 2021 21:39 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: ___ ANOTHER GO? White Sox manager Tony La Russa is waiting to find out if Chicago wants him back after the club was eliminated by the Astros in their AL Division Series that...

La Russa-led White Sox make another early October exit

Oct. 12, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox had their sights set on advancing in the playoffs after running away with the AL Central. Stacked with stars and led by Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa, another early exit wasn't what they envisioned. ...

García, Grandal star as White Sox beat Astros 12-6 in ALDS

Oct. 11, 2021 02:27 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Two big swings by pint-sized Leury García. A rule-testing run by Yasmani Grandal. Solid relief work from Liam Hendriks and company. Right when the Chicago White Sox got in big trouble, they found a way. García and Grandal homered,...

Tim Anderson again shining on big stage for White Sox

Oct. 11, 2021 02:17 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Whether he's slugging game-ending home runs in an Iowa cornfield or piling up hits in the postseason, Tim Anderson keeps showing a flair for the biggest moments. Chicago's exuberant star did it again. And the White Sox kept their season going for at least...

Correa, Alvarez help Astros take 2-0 lead over Sox in ALDS

Oct. 08, 2021 20:04 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa was aggressive at the plate. Same for Yordan Alvarez and Kyle Tucker. Jose Altuve turned in a couple of gems in the field. The Houston Astros are relentless — especially in the playoffs. Correa hit a two-run double...