Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:45:12 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu reached base all five times while extending his hitting streak to 21 games Friday, Aug. 1, against the Minnesota Twins. He had three singles, scored twice and drove in a run. He was also walked and was hit by a pitch. The 21-game hitting streak is the longest by a White Sox player since OF Carlos Lee had a club-record 28-game hitting streak in 2004. He has reached base in 10 straight plate appearances, the longest since Hall of Fame 1B Frank Thomas set the team mark of 15 back in 1997.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:24:44 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu extended his hitting streak to 19 games with a single in four at-bats Wednesday, July 30, against the Detroit Tigers. It is tied for the third-longest streak by a rookie in franchise history. Abreu has also hit safely in 37 of the past 38 games.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:05:32 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu homered Friday, July 25, against the Minnesota Twins. It was his 30th homer, and he joins Tony Oliva (1964) and Jose Canseco (1986) as the only Cuban-born rookies to club 30 homers in a season.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:50:21 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (back) was back in the starting lineup Wednesday, July 23, against the Kansas City Royals. He went 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored, pushing his hitting streak to 13 games. That's the longest active streak in the majors.
Fantasy Tip: Abreu is hitting .377 (20-for-53) with two homers, five RBI and six runs scored during the impressive run.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:48:10 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (back) has returned to the lineup Wednesday, July 23.
Fantasy Tip: Slot him back into active duty where you can.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:22:03 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (back) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Jully 22. Abreu has minor stiffness and soreness in his back,but he is expected to play tomorrow and is available to pinch hit Tuesday, according to manager Robin Ventura.
Fantasy Tip: Replace Abreu in your daily lineups and check back for his status for tomorrow's game.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:30:39 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu hit his major league-leading 29th home run Saturday, July 12.
Fantasy Tip: Meanwhile, Abreu's 73 RBIs are just one of the major league lead, and the rookie has already established himself as one of the premier power options in the game.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:55:04 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu hit his 28th home run of the season Wednesday, July 9, against the Boston Red Sox. Only Oakland Athletics 1B Mark McGwire, who had 33 homers at the All-Star break, had more homers in the first half of his rookie season.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:28:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, 1B Brandon Moss and OF Yoenis Cespedes, Minnesota Twins C Kurt Suzuki, Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu and SS Alexei Ramirez, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion and Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez have been named as the reserves for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 06:38:00 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu extended his hitting streak to 17 games Wednesday, July 2.