Chicago White Sox Podcasts

Regular podcasts focusing on the White Sox. Episodes featuring guest interviews, analysis, discussions and more.

39: White Sox Wake-Up Call: September 18, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: The Sox blow a wild extra-inning game. PREVIEW: Dylan Covey's scratched with shoulder soreness MLB NEWS: On Biggios and Yastrzemskis. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Sept. 17, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: Eloy Jiménez picks up hardware, but the White Sox lost to the Twins, then lost Lucas Giolito for the season. TONIGHT: Ross Detwiler starts in Giolito's place against Martin Perez, who is also scuffling. AROUND THE LEAGUE: Dave Martinez is hospitalized, and the National League wild card race tightens further. Sox Machine
38: September Baseball in a Nutshell Josh and Jim recap the series in Seattle as it was September baseball in a nutshell. Good players performing well aiming for season achievements, bad players stinking up the joint, and all of this with an eye at 2020. Sox Machine
White Sox roster holes that need patching Recorded 9/12/2019 Despite Tim Anderson, Yoan Moncada, Jose Abreu, and Eloy Jimenez hitting, the White Sox continue to lose. That's because James McCann and Leury Garcia have struggled greatly since the All-Star Break, so much that the White Sox should consider other possible starters for 2020. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: September 12, 2019 Last night: Despite home runs from Eloy Jimenez and Jose Abreu, the White Sox couldn't overcome Reynaldo Lopez's off night as they lose 8-6. Today: Last time Lucas Giolito gets to face the Kansas City Royals in 2019 as the season series is on the line. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: September 11, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: The Sox beat KC behind Jimenez and Moncada. PREVIEW: Glenn Sparkman tries to recapture the magic. MLB NEWS: Christian Yelich is done for the year :-. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Sep. 10, 2019 Here's the rundown: TONIGHT: The White Sox and Royals open their last series of the season with a battle of 9-12 starters. AROUND THE LEAGUE: The Red Sox fire Dave Dombrowski, the Houston Astros set records, and Milwaukee leaps over Arizona for the first team out. Sox Machine
37: Who is exceeding their 2019 ZiPS Projections? Guest: Dan Szymborski, FanGraphs Do you remember the Chicago White Sox 2019 ZiPS preseason projections? Well, we look at those and compare to how the White Sox players actually performed with our best friend of the podcast, Dan Szymborski. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: Positive Progress Recorded 9-5-2019 The White Sox split the series at Cleveland thanks to some great performances from the young players: Eloy Jimenez, Dylan Cease, Reynaldo Lopez, and Tim Anderson. Can this series be a springboard for the rest of September? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: September 5, 2019 Last night: Oscar Mercado saves the day for Cleveland as the White Sox rally falls short Today: Reynaldo Lopez vs. Zach Plesac Around MLB: Here come the Arizona Diamondbacks in the NL Wild Card race and Cleveland / Tampa/Oakland remain in a deadlock for the AL Wild Card race. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: September 4th, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: The Sox pull out a roller coaster ride in Cleveland. PREVIEW: Ivan Nova takes on Shane Bieber NEWS: Rick Hahn announces September call-ups MLB: The Nationals stun the Mets. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Sept. 3, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: The White Sox walked a ton of batters in their seventh straight loss. TONIGHT: Another tall task, with Dylan Cease squaring off against Mike Clevenger. ON THE FARM: The Charlotte Knights complete their collapse as the full-season affiliates wrap up their seasons. Sox Machine
36: 2019 Arizona Fall League Preview with Jim Callis Guest: Jim Callis, Our guest this week is Jim Callis of, and he gets the show started with a look at the Arizona Fall League rosters, the White Sox Top 30 prospects, and how stacked the upcoming 2020 MLB Draft will be. Josh and Jim ponder if this is the last September of the rebuild. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: Worst kept secret The worst kept secret in Chicago is the White Sox are not calling up Luis Robert after the Charlotte Knights season is over. So why are they so sensitive and requiring video to be taken down when Frank Thomas reports it? We examine the odd handling of the situation by the White Sox and how they may be alone in manipulating service time in 2019. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: August 29, 2019 Last night: Twins beat up the White Sox, again, 8-2 Today: Dylan Cease vs. Jose Berrios Down on the Farm: Luis Robert and Andrew Vaughn hit homers Around MLB: Cubs gain a game on the Cardinals in NL Central, and the AL Wild Card remains tight. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: August 28, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: The Sox offense drags down Lucas Giolito. PREVIEW: Ross Detwiler looks to prolong the magic. MINORS: Zack Collins hits his 19th dinger. MLB NEWS: The Royals owner looks to sell. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Aug. 27, 2019 Here's the rundown: TONIGHT: Lucas Giolito tries to topple the Twins for the second time in as many weeks. ON THE FARM: The Knights can't reduce their magic number, and the Dash can't score. AROUND THE LEAGUE: Jose Ramirez undergoes surgery, the Cardinals create some space in the NL Central, and Oakland runs up the score on Kansas City. Sox Machine
35: RBIs, MLB Payrolls, and a British Invasion Guests: Craig Edwards, FanGraphs Joey Mellows, Baseball Brit A jam-packed episode as Josh and Jim discuss the merit of RBIs and if Jose Abreu reaching 100 is still a significant milestone. Craig Edwards of FanGraphs joins the show for the first time to discuss the correlation between MLB Payrolls and a team's winning percentage. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: August 23, 2019 Last night: Rick Hahn spoke to the media about Luis Robert's status and competing in 2020. On the field, Yoan Moncada and James McCann provided the power while Ross Detwiler pitched his best game with the White Sox. Tonight: Lance Lynn vs. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: The making of an Ace Lucas Giolito pitched another masterful performance against Minnesota. With his turnaround in 2019, how close is Giolito to earning the title of "Ace"? Where does he sit for the American League Cy Young award? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Aug. 21, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: A Jose Abreu error opened the floodgates en route to a 14-4 loss in Minnesota. TODAY: Lucas Giolito and Jake Odorizzi square off in the rubber match. ON THE FARM: A great night for Charlotte, and a perfect day for Yolbert Sanchez. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: August 20, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: Jose Abreu lifts the Sox over the Twins. PREVIEW: Reynaldo Lopez looks to bounce back. MINORS: Luis Robert goes deep again. MLB NEWS: Carlos Carrasco returns to the mound. Sox Machine
34: What worked in the White Sox weekend broadcasts With Steve Stone on vacation, it was a cast of characters joining Jason Benetti in the broadcast booth. We share our favorites moments, including Bill Walton's one-liners, and explore how the White Sox could attempt to do this again in the future. Sox Machine
FutureSox Podcast 24.2019 ft. Josh Norris Josh Norris, Associate Editor at Baseball America, joined Clint via Skype to talk about the BA White Sox Top 30 as well as a few other prospects in baseball. Future Sox
Sox Machine Live!: Pregame Edition Recorded: 8/15/2019 A rare pregame edition of Sox Machine Live! as the White Sox visit Anaheim. Topics: - Why is Welington Castillo still with the White Sox? - Ivan Nova's second-half surge. Would the White Sox entertain the idea of bringing him back? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: August 15, 2019 Yesterday: James McCann was the hero hitting the go-ahead Grand Slam Tonight: Andrew Heaney vs. Reynaldo Lopez Down on the Farm: Zack Collins had a monster night Around MLB: Dodgers and Yankees reach 81 wins, and the Phillies blast the Cubs. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: August 14, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: Cy Nova dominates, as the Sox split a doubleheader with Houston. PREVIEW: Cy Detwiler tries his hand against the Astros today. MILB: Nick Madrigal and Luis Robert both snap their slumps in a big way. MLB NEWS: Cleveland and Minnesota swap spots in the AL Central again. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Aug. 13, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: The White Sox and Astros were rained out, leaving the 2020 schedule as the most exciting thing going. TODAY: A straight doubleheader with the Astros. ON THE FARM: The top three affiliates were off, so you'll have to settle for low-level excitement. Sox Machine
33: Mind the Gap Guest: Paul Seiler, Executive Director, USA Baseball Josh and Jim recap the weekend series against Oakland. Reynaldo Lopez and Lucas Giolito were good, but the offense wasn't and is now the worst offense in MLB during the second half. Is help coming to improve these numbers? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: August 9, 2019 Yesterday: MLB announces that the White Sox and Yankees will be playing a regular-season game at the Field of Dreams next year. Today: Mike Fiers vs. Sox Machine
FutureSox Podcast 23 ft. Jonathan Stiever Jonathan Stiever joined Clint via skype in Myrtle Beach Tuesday afternoon. Future Sox
Taming the Tigers Recorded 8-7-2019 The White Sox have won 5 of their last 7 games thanks to Jose Abreu and Tim Anderson having good weeks. Will this springboard them to having a good month in August? Also, what's going on with Eloy Jimenez at the plate? Ivan Nova is pitching much better, and a preview of the Oakland A's series and the next 30 games. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: August 7, 2019 Here's the rundown: RECAP: The Sox split a doubleheader in Detroit PREVIEW: Ivan Nova tries to lock down a series victory MINORS: Collins goes deep for Charlotte MLB: Zack Greinke debuts for Houston. Sox Machine
FutureSox Podcast 22.2019 Ft. Zack Collins Zack Collins joined Clint via Skype on his day off to talk about his time with the White Sox and what he's done to improve his hitting in Charlotte. Future Sox
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Aug. 6, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: The White Sox made Tigers pitchers work harder than Lucas Giolito had to work in a lengthy 7-3 victory. TODAY: The Sox and Tigers play two, with Dylan Cease looking for win No. 2, and Hector Santiago makes his return. ON THE FARM: With three affiliates idle, Lenyn Sosa steals the spotlight. Sox Machine
32: Status Check Josh and Jim recap the weekend in Philadelphia that featured a weird 15-inning game, more poor decisions from Rick Renteria, and an offensive explosion on Sunday. With 53 games remaining, it's time to check on where the White Sox are in making their attempt to transition from rebuilder to contender. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: Heighten level of aggressiveness Recorded: 8/1/2019 After the White Sox held on to their trade chips as a return wasn't attractive to deal Alex Colome, they look ahead to 2020. How should they approach the final two months, and is Rick Hahn aggressive enough for the upcoming transition? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: Aug. 1, 2019 Here's the rundown: TRADE DEADLINE: The White Sox trade Nate Jones and nobody else, while the Astros go big with Zack Greinke. LAST NIGHT: Alex Colomé immediately proved why teams weren't knocking down the door for his services as the White Sox lost again. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: July 31, 2019 Last night: Tim Anderson returned but the White Sox lost in 11 innings, 5-2. Tonight: Jacob deGrom vs. Sox Machine
FutureSox Podcast 21.2019 ft. Will Kincanon Will joined Clint via Skype Saturday to talk pitching and Chicago Bears. Future Sox
FutureSox Podcast 20.2019 ft. Bernardo Flores & Micker Adolfo Bernardo and Micker joined Clint via Skype Sunday to talk about their progression on the road back from injuries. Future Sox
White Sox Wake Up Call: July 30, 2019 Here's the rundown: PREVIEW: Reynaldo Lopez tries to stay hot against Noah Syndergaard. MINORS: Sheets and Rutherford go deep. MLB NEWS: The trade market stays quiet, apart from two small deals. Sox Machine
31: Will the White Sox make a move? Guest: RJ Anderson, CBS Sports Guest Co-Host: Herb Lawrence, 670 the Score Josh is joined by Herb Lawrence to discuss White Sox dealings and the news around MLB as Marcus Stroman was traded to the New York Mets. Should the White Sox jump at the chance to deal for Noah Syndergaard? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: July 26, 2019 Last night: Nelson Cruz hits three home runs as the Twins blow out the White Sox, 10-3 Tonight: Dylan Cease vs. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: Nick Hostetler moving up the corporate ladder Recorded 7/24/2019 Chicago White Sox are making some changes within the front office as Nick Hostetler will shift from being responsible for the MLB Draft to focus on Pro Scouting. How will this move impact the White Sox near future efforts? Sox Machine
White Sox Wake-Up Call: July 24, 2019 Here's the rundown: LAST NIGHT: Caleb Smith almost paid tribute to Mark Buehrle at the expense of the White Sox. TONIGHT: Reynaldo Lopez tries to keep it going; Zac Gallen wants his first MLB win. ON THE FARM: A quiet day for most offenses, maybe because Luis Robert sat. Sox Machine
White Sox Wake Up Call: July 23, 2019 Last night: White Sox won 9-1 as Jose Abreu and Yoan Moncada had good nights at the plate Tonight: Dylan Covey vs. Caleb Smith Down in the Minors: Nick Madrigal hit a double Around MLB: Twins turn a triple play, Cole reaches 200 K's this season, and the Giants pull off another comeback. Sox Machine
30: P.O. Sox Live! For the first time, we recorded in front of a live audience with P.O. Sox. Great questions from those who attended our Sox Machine meetup at Alter Brewery. Plus, our recap of the successful Rays series, Dylan Cease's third start, Harold Baines HoF induction, and a preview of the upcoming Sox vs. Sox Machine
Sox Machine Live!: Sunshine and Rainbows Recorded 7/18/2019 Josh and Jim try very hard to be upbeat and positive about the White Sox current seven-game losing streak. The mood didn't last long. Sox Machine
FutureSox Podcast 19.2019 ft. Curt Bloom Birmingham Barons broadcaster Curt Bloom joined Clint via Skype Wednesday to talk about Barons baseball. They discussed the likes of Luis Robert, Nick Madrigal, Alec Hansen, Blake Rutherford and Gavin Sheets. Future Sox