State of the Organization is a continuing series of daily updates on the happenings of your favorite Chicago sports teams: Cubs, White Sox, Bulls, Blackhawks and Bears. Each team with its own update space.
This space will provide some of the highlights of what has been going on with your favorite Chicago baseball team, the Chicago White Sox, in the past 24 hours. Acquisitions, injuries, performance updates and storylines will be provided, during the season including the team’s competitive status, both big and minor league.
Stories of the Day:
- The Sox ended their 9-game home stand with momentum going into a 9-game road trip.
- Maybe they can keep rising in ESPN’s MLB Power Rankings.
- James Shields takes the mound tonight and must be glad August is almost over.
- White Sox fans must trust the process this offseason.
- Even if they appear to be stuck in neutral, not doing anything of note.
- Jose Abreu is making the most of his son’s month-long visit.
- The Sox lost 4-3 in their first game against the Tigers. The series continues tonight at 7:10pm ET.
Record and Advanced Stats (provided by FanGraphs):
- Record: 63-67
- Last 10: 6-4
- Games behind division leader: 11
- Probability of winning the division: 0.0%
- Probability of winning ALDS: 0.0%
- Probability of winning ALCS: 0.0%
- Probability of winning the World Series: 0.0%