Tue, 22 Mar 2016 13:32:20 -0700
Chicago White Sox C Dioner Navarro could be used as designated hitter, according to manager Robin Ventura.
Fantasy Tip: The team has more talent at catcher than you might think. Brett Lawrie and Tyler Saladino can catch if needed, freeing Navarro up for at-bats as a DH. Navarro had just five homers and a .248 average last season, but he was primarily a backup to Russell Martin. In a bigger role Navarro could have better results.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:43:04 -0700
Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura will manage the team again in 2016, general manager Rick Hahn announced Friday, Oct. 2.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 01:14:43 -0700
Although they have struggled in recent outings, Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura plans to stick with SPs Hector Noesi and Andre Rienzo for the time being.
Sat, 10 May 2014 10:46:15 -0700
Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura will be away from the team Saturday, May 10, to attend his daughter's college graduation. Bench coach Mark Parent will manage the club in his absence.
Thu, 08 May 2014 23:37:45 -0700
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu (ankle) is suffering from a left ankle injury that hobbled him as he ran down the baseline Thursday, May 8, against the Chicago Cubs. "He just seemed like he was limping a little bit tonight, that's why in the end there I took him out," White Sox manager Robin Ventura said. "But he says he's fine."
Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:11:59 -0800
The Chicago White Sox agreed to a multi-year extension with manager Robin Ventura Friday, Jan. 24. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:24:01 -0700
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn said that manager Robin Ventura will return for a third season next year. "I want to be back," Ventura said. "Per our conversations dating back a while, we have planned for the future (together). We had to start trading players at the deadline, so the rest of the season has been about evaluating and moving forward."
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 23:51:09 -0700
Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura addressed rumors that he wants out of Chicago with a firm denial. "For one reason or another, there is a whisper that because it is going the way it is, I am not going to come back," Ventura said before the game. "That is the furthest thing from the truth. For me, I'm in it for as long as I'm in it, and then you go from there." Ventura returned over the weekend after a two-game absence to watch his daughter's high school graduation in California.
Mon, 18 Feb 2013 23:42:12 -0800
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn is confident in CL Addison Reed to open up the season as the ninth-inning pitcher, but Hahn said he wants manager Robin Ventura to have flexibility to use other relievers like RP's Matt Thornton, Jesse Crain and Matt Lindstrom. "Obviously (Reed) established himself last year," Hahn said. "At the same time ... I feel that Robin should have the depth, knock on wood, and alternatives to play the best matchup."
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 11:10:35 -0800
Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura said he turned down a one-year deal from the team because he prefers to focus on taking care of his coaching staff first.