Phil Manicki, in for Matt Bubala, gets a White Sox and Cubs mid-season update from WGN afternoon sports anchor and reporter Kevin Powell. In it he discusses topics such as Carlos Rodón’s recovery and Kris Bryant potentially being traded.
Rowdy Tellez is proving to be a perfect fit for the Milwaukee Brewers, who aim for a sweep of their three-game series against the visiting Chicago White Sox on Sunday night. Tellez hit his first two homers for his new team in Saturday’s 6-1 victory, and he finished with three hits and three RBIs. The 26-year-old power hitter was acquired from Toronto on July 6.
Ken Harrelson is polarizing. As the voice of the Chicago White Sox for 33 years, the man they called Hawk became famous for his slogans and his penchant for cheering for the Sox more than any fan. In December 2019, Hawk Harrelson was awarded the Ford C. Frick Award, allowing him to be enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York.