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Cubs Have Themselves to Blame for Ugly Offseason

The Cubs have spent precisely zero dollars on full Major League contracts this offseason. This reality is both stunning and inexcusable, rendering Theo Epstein’s “reckoning” little more than a joke.

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BREAKING: White Sox Sign Edwin Encarnación

Per Jeff Passan, the Sox have made another splash with home run masher, Edwin Encarnación. This was originally confirmed by Yancen Pujols. This is a one-year deal for $12 million with a club option for 2021. 263 home runs in eight seasons is exquisite, 34 of which he had last season. Edwin still has the

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White Sox Sign Gio Gonzalez

The White Sox have agreed to a deal with veteran left-handed pitcher, Gio Gonzalez.

Free Agent Fallacy

If there ever was a time for the White Sox to bite the bullet and spend at the top of the market, this was it. The limited financial commitments heading into 2020 and beyond should’ve positioned this team to go out and get any player they really wanted.

The Second City Show: MLB Winter Meetings Recap

Listen to the MLB Winter Meetings recap episode of The Second City Show

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White Sox Linked to Yoshitomo Tsutsugo

The White Sox are reportedly among three AL Central teams interested in the Japanese outfielder.

Phillies Sign Zack Wheeler; It's NOT the End of the World for the White Sox

The Phillies have signed White Sox free-agent target Zack Wheeler to a five-year/$118M contract, but it’s not the end of the world on the South Side.