Despite the American League Central being watered down the last few years, the White Sox went
"That has been one of our big weaknesses, getting our butts kicked in our division," left-handed reliever Matt Thornton said. "Without a doubt, you have to be better than.500 in your division or you're shooting yourself in the foot."
is as good as any.
“The strength of our staff is that we’re deep and every night you’ll have an opportunity to win,’’ Humber said. “Other teams may have a horse who is more dominant than our pitchers but I don’t think there are many teams with five guys who are as capable. We have a lot of quality, talented arms. It’s a strength of our team, something we can hang our hat on.’’
Robin Ventura takes over as manager from Ozzie Guillen. It is Ventura's
“We still have the same goals,” he said. “We’re here to win games and we’ve got to figure out a way to do that. We’re not going to concede anything to anybody.”