Len Kasper, the longtime TV play-by-play broadcaster for the Chicago Cubs, is joining the radio booth of the crosstown White Sox. Kasper, who spent 16 seasons on the North Side, will call games alongside former major leaguer Darrin Jackson. Kasper also will work 20 to 25 games as a member of the TV broadcast team.
New bench coach Miguel Cairo is tasked with sharing his knowledge with White Sox players. What did he learn from his former manager, Tony La Russa? "I learned how to win."
James McCann is reportedly talking to the Mets about a potentially big free-agent deal. If he ends up the new No. 1 backstop in Queens, the White Sox will be guaranteed to have a new backup to Yasmani Grandal in 2021.