Sox In The Basement

30 Minutes of Chicago White Sox Talk. For Fans, By Fans, From Chicago’s South Side.

Nerding Out Over The 2020 White Sox

February 26th, 2020

Aaron Bummer has an extension. Yoan Moncada is poised for one of his own. Ricky Renteria is telegraphing his starting lineup. Brooks Boyer isn't taking our calls...yet. With so much going on we also welcome Dave "Sox Nerd" Marran. Find out what the trivia guru behind the White Sox Scoreboard has been working on for Opening Day! Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ForFansByFans

A Breakout And An Unexpected Bust?

February 19th, 2020

Chris shares two interesting takes on the predicted fortunes of White Sox starters Yoan Moncada and Jose Abreu, while Dave asks if we are all satisfied with Dallas Keuchel's statements on the Houston Astros scandal. This show was recorded while Chris suffered from the flu, but he exposed Dave to it because he wasn't going to put Dave's health above you getting your weekly dose of White Sox talk! Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ForFansByFans

Can You Really Project The 2020 White Sox?

February 12th, 2020

ZiPS, PECOTA...do they really matter when it comes to the 2020 White Sox? Chris Cwik from Yahoo Sports joins the show as Chris and Dave make a case that history suggests you can throw those predicting metrics out this year. Find out which White Sox player is heading for an offensive decline and if it truly matters in the big picture. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ForFansByFans

Why Rick Renteria Matters

February 5th, 2020

Chris is ready to buy a new jersey, but he and Dave have different philosophies when it comes to picking the player name on the back. The boys talk expectations and why manager Rick Renteria matters so much in 2020. In fact, he may be the biggest White Sox story of the year. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ForFansByFans

Talking White Sox With Scott Merkin

January 29th, 2020

Scott Merkin, White Sox beat writer for MLB.com, has a dream job. He also has a well-informed take on lingering White Sox questions. Is Nick Madrigal starting on Opening Day? Will Michael Kopech begin in AAA? Is this a contention window or something more long-term in Rick Hahn's eyes? Answers to those questions and more await you like news of an inevitable Brian Dozier signing. Plus, audio from SoxFest 2020! Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox

Your SoxFest 2020 Preview

January 22nd, 2020

One of the most anticipated SoxFest weekends in recent years is upon us, and the guys are breaking down the new venue, format, bathroom locations and beer gardens. Chris also gives tips for parents bringing kids, and for White Sox players attending the festivities. Dave and Chris also talk about four possible free agents that could end up on the roster if the team isn't done building for 2020. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #SoxFest2020

White Sox Focus On Player Development

January 15th, 2020

The White Sox announced multiple player development hires across the minor leagues on Monday. One of those new faces brought in to help hitters, Devin DeYoung, joins the show to share his thoughts on coaching young talent. Chris and Dave also take Major League Baseball to task after a light punishment for the Houston Astros while Shoeless Joe Jackson and others remain banned for life. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ProveIt #COMPETE

Cishek & The Amazing White Sox Off-Season

January 8th, 2020

James Fox joins the show from the White Sox beat to discuss the off-season as a whole, the next stories to watch, and when exactly he became a psychic. Chris and Dave examine new White Sox relief pitcher Steve Cishek, and why Nick Madrigal could very well start the season in the majors. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ProveIt #COMPETE

Finding Relief Pitching While 108ing

January 2nd, 2020

Chris and Dave welcome the White Sox Fan Favorites from Section 108. Listen as BeefLoaf, Chorizy-E and MySoxSummer grab a few beers and break down the relief pitching options available to the Chicago White Sox. It's a podcast crossover episode you won't want to miss! Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ProveIt #COMPETE

Dallas Keuchel & Gio Gonzalez Join The White Sox

December 24th, 2019

A cry of jubilation went up through White Sox Nation this past weekend as the Sox added starting pitchers Dallas Keuchel and Gio Gonzalez. What does their addition to the starting rotation mean for the team? Is Edwin Encarnacion also coming to the White Sox soon? Chris and Dave break it down. Listen. Subscribe. Share. Call 708-459-8406 and leave your postseason moves for the next episode! Childhood friends and lifelong Sox fans Chris & Dave sit at a 9-foot homemade oak bar in a basement on the South Side of Chicago to discuss their favorite team - The Chicago White Sox. Subscribe now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, EVERYWHERE podcasts can be found and ALWAYS at SoxInTheBasement.com! #30MinutesOfSox #WhiteSox #ProveIt #COMPETE