FutureSox public
[search 0]
More

Download the App!

show episodes
 
Loading …
show series
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox return for another edition of the FutureSox Podcast, where they discuss the Arizona Fall League and instructional league that pertains to White Sox prospects. Mike and James highlighted some success stories across the 2021 season, as well as anticipated the team's mindset as they head into another offseason following an ea…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox returned with another FutureSox Podcast episode that covers a variety of White Sox MiLB topics, including: Jose Rodriguez's ascension in 2021, the success of Romy Gonzalez, Norge Vera's potential, expectations for young Kannapolis starting pitchers next season and much more. Later, Mike and James welcomed on Charlotte Knig…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox provided insight on the team effort from FutureSox in compiling the latest Chicago White Sox top 30 prospects in the system. They also touch on injury news related to Jared Kelley and Jonathan Stiever, while James highlights some news related to the international scene. The guys go in-depth on a number of prospects, includ…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on Josh Norris, senior editor of Baseball America, to discuss the recent top 30 rankings published by the website. Josh spent time in the Carolina area taking in Kannapolis Cannon Ballers baseball and provided his perspective of pitchers Andrew Dalquist and Jared Kelley, as well as standout position players Jose R…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox detailed what the Chicago White Sox lost in prospects Konnor Pilkington and Bailey Horn, as well as Nick Madrigal and Codi Heuer for Craig Kimbrel, Ryan Tepera and Cesar Hernandez. They also touched on what to expect from Michael Kopech moving forward as a result of the trade deadline. Later, the guys previewed briefly wha…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox recapped the 2021 MLB Amateur Draft, as the White Sox selected four prep players -- two across the first two picks -- and a number of power-5 conference players in what was Mike Shirley's second year leading the charge as Director of Amateur Scouting. Mike and James bring back audio from Shirley's post-draft conference cal…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on Burke Granger of 2080 Baseball and D1Baseball.com to provide a final preview of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft, which will be held beginning on Sunday, July 11. Prep shortstops appear to be the strength of the first round. Will that be the route the White Sox decide to take? Prior to the conversation w…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on MLB Draft director Joe Doyle of Prospects Live to provide a synopsis of a number of players who could fall to the White Sox at pick 22 on July 11. Joe details the strength of the first round of the draft to be at prep shortstop and the White Sox have a strong chance to land one. Joe goes on to describe prospect…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on host of the Sox Machine Podcast Josh Nelson to preview the White Sox' strategy ahead of the 2021 MLB Amateur Draft. The Sox will pick at No. 22 on Sunday, July 11. Later, Josh shares his take on the development of Andrew Vaughn, Garrett Crochet, Jake Burger and more, as well as his perspective of the future of …
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox return to discuss the various storylines across the Chicago White Sox minor league system, which includes the location of top outfield prospect Yoelqui Cespedes. The guys discuss the significance of Garrett Crochet's career path over the next season-plus and ponder the possibility of using the lefty as a starter as early a…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on play-by-play voice and operations manager of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Trevor Wilt to discuss the depth-laden low-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The trio highlight a plethora of top-30 White Sox prospects, including: Jared Kelley, Matthew Thompson, Andrew Dalquist, Benyamin Bailey, Jose Rodriguez and…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed Winston-Salem Dash play-by-play voice Luke Hallett to provide his perspective on the advanced-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. Hallett highlighted several Dash performers, including top international prospect Yolbert Sanchez, following the first week of the MiLB season. Later, Mike and James discussed standou…
 
James Fox and Dan Santaromita break down the rosters for the four full-season affiliates in the White Sox minor league system. Charlotte and Kannapolis appear loaded with prospects. Are the White Sox being aggressive with the younger prospects forced to move into A-ball or is this the new normal? They also discuss which young prospect is most likel…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed former Houston Astros director of scouting and current national writer at FanGraphs Kevin Goldstein to the FutureSox podcast. Kevin published a piece detailing the intrigue White Sox second baseman Nick Madrigal brings to a ballclub and explores what's necessary for Madrigal to take the next step. Mike, James and …
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox highlighted a number of storylines that surround the 2021 White Sox as the month of April approaches its end. Mike shared what it was like being at Carlos Rodon's no-hitter on April 14th. The two then discussed the starting pitching staff, which James believes is the strength of the ball club. Later, Mike and James pondere…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome on hosts of the Locked on White Sox Podcast Chris Tannehill and Herb Lawrence to preview the 2021 Chicago White Sox. They highlighted the value of manager Tony La Russa and the importance of his coaching staff, as well as the significance of Yermin Mercedes and Zack Collins earning spots on the Opening Day roster. …
 
Dan Santaromita and James Fox discuss how the White Sox will move forward following outfielder Eloy Jimenez's injury that will keep him out 5-to-6 months. General manager Rick Hahn and skipper Tony La Russa mentioned top prospect Andrew Vaughn is among the candidates to fill the hole, but how realistic is he as an option at this point in his career…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox talked extensively about the Chicago White Sox starting rotation as well as how the bullpen will look come Opening Day. Then, Mike and James highlighted the Sox' catching situation, which led into the team's outlook at designated hitter. Will Andrew Vaughn be the guy day one? Later, the guys broke down several rule changes…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on former San Diego Padre Cody Decker, who spent 11 seasons in professional baseball. Cody shared his optimism about the 2021 Chicago White Sox and explained why he believed they are front runners in the American League Central. Decker also provided insight on new White Sox pitching coach Ethan Katz, as well as ho…
 
Clinton Cole sat down with NBC Sports White Sox analyst Chuck Garfien to discuss expectations surrounding the Chicago White Sox ahead of the 2021 season. When will we see Michael Kopech and Andrew Vaughn? How do the Sox stack against the rest of the American League? You may watch & listen to the conversation here as well: https://www.youtube.com/wa…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed senior editor of Baseball America Josh Norris to the FutureSox Podcast following the publication's drop of the top 30 prospects per team. Josh provided his expectations for top prospect Andrew Vaughn's 2021 as well as the difficulties that may arise while left-hander Garrett Crochet develops as a Major League bull…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox discussed a plethora of topics on this episode of the FutureSox Podcast, which includes a lengthy discussion on whether or not the White Sox will continue to add prior to the start of MLB's 2021 season. Speaking of 2021 -- what is the status update on negotiations between Major League Baseball's owners and the player's uni…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed back Ben Badler of Baseball America to break down the 2020-21 international signing period, which was highlighted by 23-year-old outfielder Yoelqui Cespedes. Badler then detailed the signing process of those such as right-handed starter Norge Vera, top international prospect Oscar Colas, catcher Manuel Guariman an…
 
James Fox and Dan Santaromita discuss the upcoming international signing window. The White Sox class is expected to be headlined by Yoelqui Cespedes and Norge Vera. What do those prospects bring to the organization and where do they rank in the system? They also talk about a delay for most of the minor leagues and give an update on the team's offse…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox sat down to explore the future of the White Sox' highly touted first round draft pick Garrett Crochet. There is reason to believe he will work in the bullpen throughout 2021. Will that hamper his development as a stater down the road? Later, the guys discussed Eric Longenhagen's top 32 White Sox prospect list from FanGraph…
 
Mike Rankin, James Fox and Dan Santaromita got together to discuss several pieces of news surrounding the Chicago White Sox. The team lost right-handed pitcher AJ Puckett and selected right-hander Martin Carrasco in the minor league phase of the Rule 5 Draft. Earlier in the week, pitchers Dane Dunning and Avery Weems were traded to the Texas Ranger…
 
Mike Rankin and Dan Santaromita dissected the recent decision by the Chicago White Sox to non-tender contracts to LHP Carlos Rodon and OF Nomar Mazara. The organization also announced its coaching staff following the hire of manager Tony La Russa. Later, former FutureSox Editor-in-Chief Matt Cassidy joined Mike and Dan to break down the significanc…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed Chris Lanuti of Sox in the Basement Podcast to discuss the latest controversy hanging over Tony La Russa and the White Sox. The guys also discussed several key names the organization may target this offseason. The White Sox hired Ethan Katz to fill the role as pitching coach. How will the move impact pitchers like…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome Beef Loaf of Fromthe108.com to preview what to expect from the White Sox as they prepare for an offseason in front of a year that will have World Series aspirations attached. The guys explore the thinking behind Tony La Russa as manager and dive into the overwhelmingly negative perspective from the fan base associa…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed on 2016 first round draft pick Zack Burdi to discuss how he was able to overcome two major injuries on his way to his Major League debut in 2020. Burdi is entering an offseason fully healthy and shared insight on analytical incorporation throughout his time in the organization. Later, Mike and James further explor…
 
Mike Rankin, James Fox and Dan Santaromita discuss the decision of the White Sox to move on from manager Rick Renteria and pitching coach Don Cooper. Tony La Russa emerged as an early candidate to fill the role as manager, but the panel isn't necessarily sold on the rumors. They go on to explain their rationale behind supporting AJ Hinch if he were…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox reacted to the 2020 Major League Baseball regular season as it concluded on Sunday, September 27. The White Sox earned the No. 7 seed in the playoffs and will take on the Athletics in Oakland in the Wild Card round, which is a three-game set. Mike and James evaluated several Sox storylines that took place across the 60-gam…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome back Steve Paradzinski of the On Tap Sports Network to celebrate the White Sox clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2008. The guys explore whether they'd vote for Tim Anderson or Jose Abreu for American League MVP and discuss the continued development of Anderson's overall game. Later, Steve offers hi…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed Kevin Dziepak of 670 the Score and the Mully & Haugh Show to pick his brain following Major League Baseball's trade deadline. The White Sox were linked to several starting pitchers, including Lance Lynn, Mike Clevinger and Brandon Woodruff. What went behind the organization's decision to stand pat? Later, the trio…
 
Mike Rankin welcomes South Side Hit Pen White Sox beat writer Janice Scurio to the podcast. Janice was present at Guaranteed Rate Field during Lucas Giolito's no-hitter and the stadium's power surge. Later, the two discuss the importance of baseball's platform as the conversation surrounding social justice continues. Danny Mendick, meanwhile, is ea…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcomed Double-A Birmingham coach Devin DeYoung to the FutureSox podcast to discuss his role within the organization. He shared how intently he and the White Sox are working with biomechanics as a means of player development. DeYoung spent 2019 with the Boston Red Sox before returning to Chicago. Prior to his opportunity …
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome WGN Radio's Joe Brand to the FutureSox podcast to discuss the latest White Sox trends. Luis Robert is adjusting to life in Major League Baseball with ease and Joe gives his thoughts on a player with very few physical limitations. Later, the group discusses the impact of Carlos Rodon and Jimmy Lambert's injuries, as…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome Sox on 35th Editor-in-Chief Jordan Lazowski to the podcast to discuss the latest Chicago White Sox storylines. Jordan details how the website has grown over the last three years while also providing insight on its internal operation. As for the White Sox, several prospects have made their debut in the 2020 season. …
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome new radio play-by-play voice of the Chicago White Sox Andy Masur to the podcast. Andy shared what it means to take over for the late Ed Farmer and how he remembered him as a colleague. With the 60-game MLB season vastly approaching, Andy breaks down how the White Sox stack up against the pack. He offers his perspec…
 
Mike Rankin and James Fox welcome senior writer Dan Szymborski of FanGraphs to the show for his takes on the upcoming 60-game MLB regular season. Dan recently wrote about particular records that could be broken as a result of the shortened year. He also named several breakout candidates for 2020, which includes a White Sox slugger. Later, the conve…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login