Vinny Rottino

Vinny Rottino

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/210 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Racine, Wisconsin
College: Wisconsin-La Crosse
Draft: Undrafted 2003 signed by the
  • South Side Sox

    Today in White Sox History: December 8

    The White Sox purchased future Hall of Fame second baseman Eddie Collins from Connie Mack and the Philadelphia A’s. The price was incredible by on 1914 standards: $50,000 went to Mack, $15,000 went to Collins as a signing bonus, and then Collins was tendered a five-year guaranteed deal worth $75,000! Collins would end up playing for the White Sox for 12 seasons, hitting better than .

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis)

    Reusse: New Hall of Famer Minoso was Cuban star, American showman

    The Twins played the Philadelphia Phillies in the Hall of Fame Game in Cooperstown, N.Y., on Aug. 8, 1977. The game took place at Doubleday Field, after the induction ceremony was held in front of the National Baseball Museum. I was there as part of a road trip with the Twins, and wandered down Main Street to see Ernie Banks, "Mr. Cub,'' being newly minted as a Hall of Famer. The inductees ...

  • Southside Showdown

    Chicago White Sox: 2021 grade for Craig Kimbrel

    The Chicago White Sox have made a lot of great moves over the past few years. The rebuild has been executed to perfection which is really good news for them. They have made good signings, great trades that include prospects and veterans, and have done a nice job drafting.