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Yoan Moncada returns to leadoff spot in White Sox batting order

Hitting Yoan Moncada leadoff is a tough habit for the White Sox to break.<p>Rick Renteria had him back at the top of the order for Friday night’s series opener against the Royals. The manager did this even though Moncada was 4-for-16 with two walks and nine strikeouts in five games since he was …

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Statcast: Moncada's bunt single | 08/13/2018 | MLB.com

Statcast tracks the sprint speed and time from home to first on Yoan Moncada's 6th-inning bunt single against the Tigers

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Series preview: White Sox at Tigers

<i>All games on WGN-AM 720.</i><p><b>Monday:</b> 6:10 p.m., NBCSCH.<p>RH Reynaldo Lopez (4-9, 4.30) vs. RH Artie Lewicki (0-2, 4.76).<p><b>Tuesday:</b> 6:10 p.m., WGN-9.<p>RH Lucas Giolito (7-9, 6.23) vs. LH Blaine Hardy (4-4, 3.63).<p><b>Wednesday:</b> 12:10 p.m., NBCSCH.<p>LH Carlos Rodon (3-3, 2.61) vs. RH Jordan Zimmermann (5-4, 3.98).<p><b>Home</b> …

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'Frustrating season' continues for James Shields, White Sox

Right-hander James Shields is familiar with the drill.<p>He pitches deep into a game, receives little run support and ends up with a loss.<p>The pattern …


8/11 Game Thread: Indians @ Twins

#BauerOutage engageLet's forget about last night, yeah? Trevor Bauer is here to save the day.Today's LineupsINDIANSWHITE SOXFrancisco Lindor - …

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Home run might help Yoan Moncada shake post-break slump

Before Yoan Moncada’s third-inning home run Saturday during a 3-1 loss to the Indians, he seemed as nonchalant about dropping to eighth in the batting order as he was about the encouraging double he hit a night earlier.<p>Speaking in the clubhouse through an interpreter, the second baseman said he …

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Podcast: How does Yoan Moncada get out his slump?

White Sox Talk Podcast: How does Yoan Moncada get out his slump?<p>USA TODAY<p>With Yoan Moncada in a slump and being dropped down to 8th in the lineup, …

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Rick Renteria drops Yoan Moncada to 8th in batting order

<b>Yoan Moncada</b> had to take a long glance before finding his name listed eighth in the lineup Friday before the Sox’ 1-0 victory against the visiting …


White Sox's Yoan Moncada and James Shields on Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Indians

Yoan Moncada talks about batting eighth but still trusting his approach while Shields talks about the home runs he yielded in Saturday’s 3-1 loss. (Phil Thompson/Chicago Tribune)<p>Yoan Moncada talks about batting eighth but still trusting his approach while Shields talks about the home runs he …

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Yoan Moncada drops to 8th in lineup as White Sox seek to take pressure off struggling infielder

Whether or not Yoan Moncada may be forcing it during a recent slump, Friday’s lineup against the Indians suggests the White Sox are trying to put some distance between Moncada and any sense of pressure.<p>Moncada was set to bat eighth for the first time with the Sox, with Nick Delmonico manning the …

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A White Sox rebuild question: Will Yoan Moncada ever learn how to learn at this level?

<b>Amid a wave of criticism for continuing to play</b> the deeply disappointing Yoan Moncada, White Sox manager Rick Renteria showed confidence in his young second baseman by batting him leadoff and saying he doesn’t look like he needs a rest.<p>And Moncada promptly responded by following a four-strikeout …


Umpire pulls moth out of his ear during White Sox game

An umpire pulled a moth out of his ear during the White Sox-Yankees game, and it was disgusting<p>NBC Sports Chicago<p>What you're about to see, you won't …


Renteria says it's time for White Sox' Yoan Moncada to be aggressive

At some point Yoan Moncada is going to have to start swinging the bat.<p>The 23-year-old second baseman with numbers metrics proponents like and with an …


Yoan Moncada working through offensive slump | MLB.com

CHICAGO -- Second baseman Yoan Moncada entered Wednesday's series finale against the Yankees hitless in his last 16 at-bats and 1 for his last 25; he …


“That’s Amore!” The Curious Cases of Yoan Moncada & Rougned Odor

Ah yes, Moncada and Odor. Both players were drafted, or kept, with high expectations. Looking at 16-team leagues, Odor was selected at the end of the …

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Recap: CWS 3, TB 2 - F/10 | 08/03/2018 | MLB.com

Daily Recap: Yoan Moncada ripped a go-ahead double in the 10th and Lucas Giolito dealt seven-plus innings of one-run ball in a 3-2 victory

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Yoan Moncada's 10th-inning double gives White Sox 3-2 victory against Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Thanks to Yoan Moncada, the White Sox didn’t waste a strong outing by Lucas Giolito.<p>Moncada hit a go-ahead double in the 10th …


White Sox have another rough night against the Royals

CHICAGO – It’s been quite an up-and-down summer for Dylan Covey, who has shown signs that he could be a big part of the White Sox future rotation in …

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Moncada leading off and making history

After not making a leadoff appearance last season, Yoan Moncada hit his 5th leadoff home run of the 2018 season.


You're dumb if you don't want Bryce Harper on the Cubs and Yoan Moncada doesn't actually suck

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Chicago White Sox: Three Call ups that must happen in the second half

The Chicago White Sox are well out of the playoff race as the second half of the MLB season begins, shifting the focus to major league experience for …


Moncada's 12th HR of the year | 07/15/2018 | MLB.com

In the bottom of the 5th, Yoan Moncada gives the White Sox a 5-0 lead with a solo home run to left-center field, his 12th of the season

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Moncada, Palka spark White Sox to 10-1 rout of Royals

Yoan Moncada #10 of the Chicago White Sox reacts after hitting a home run against the Kansas City Royals during the fifth inning on July 15, 2018 at …

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2017 International League Best Tools

<b>Most Exciting Prospect</b>: Yoan Moncada Charlotte (White Sox)<p><b>Best Manager Prospect</b>: Jared Sandberg Durham (Rays)

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White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada injured on pickoff play against Royals

White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada left Saturday’s game against the Royals at Guaranteed Rate Field with a bruised right knee.<p>Moncada collided …


Yoan Moncada leaves game with bruised right knee

CHICAGO -- White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada left Saturday's 5-0 loss to the Kansas City Royals with a bruised right knee.<p>Moncada was hurt while …

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White Sox 2B Moncada departs with bruised right knee

CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox second baseman Yoan Moncada has left their game against Kansas City with a bruised right knee.<p>Moncada got hurt while going to catch a pickoff attempt at second in the fifth inning. It looked as if he banged knees with the Royals' Paulo Orlando.<p>The 23-year-old Moncada went …

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Yoan Moncada leaves White Sox's 5-0 loss to Royals with a bruised knee

Danny Duffy shut down the White Sox on Saturday afternoon, carrying the Royals to a 5-0 victory before 20,159 at Guaranteed Rate Field.<p>Duffy (5-8) threw seven shutout innings, allowing four hits and three walks while striking out eight. He beat Reynaldo Lopez (4-7), whose strong outing was spoiled …

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Sanchez's RBI double | 07/06/2018 | MLB.com

Yolmer Sanchez ties the game at 2, as he lines an RBI double to left field, scoring Yoan Moncada in the top of the 6th inning

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