Depending on the day, the source or the direction the wind blows, Martinez or Cleveland Indians bench coach Sandy Alomar Jr. is the favorite to land Guillen’s old job. Terry Francona’s sudden availability adds a high-profile wrinkle to the mix, and there’s some talk of a surprise off-the-radar candidate.
Jim Thome is coming back!
Other White Sox links:
- James posted his playoff primer. And it took him 2 posts.
- The Sox minor league teams went 351-354 in 2011.
- John Sickels on Brent Morel: “Capable of better, could sneak up on us in a year or two.” More .271/.400/.671 please!
- Coop is pushing Terry Francona for manager and says the ‘Chris Sale to the rotation move’ hasn’t been decided yet.