Sat, 04 Oct 2014 00:25:59 -0700
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn indicated an upgrade of the bullpen was the team's top priority in free agency this offseason. The bullpen gave up the most walks and had the second-worst earned run average in the American League.
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 00:18:12 -0700
Chicago White Sox SP Carlos Rodon could be with the team as early as next year if he signs his deal by July 18 and performs well in the second half of the season. White Sox general manager Rick Hahn cited the club's scouting reports on Rodon.
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 01:03:18 -0800
The Chicago White Sox are unlikely to sign any free agents that would require draft pick compensation as the team rebuilds. "I will say that we are certainly looking forward to having the size of the draft pool we have right now," GM Rick Hahn said. "That is part of what we are trying to do, one of the silver linings of an extremely disappointing season."
Mon, 18 Feb 2013 23:42:12 -0800
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn is confident in CL Addison Reed to open up the season as the ninth-inning pitcher, but Hahn said he wants manager Robin Ventura to have flexibility to use other relievers like RP's Matt Thornton, Jesse Crain and Matt Lindstrom. "Obviously (Reed) established himself last year," Hahn said. "At the same time ... I feel that Robin should have the depth, knock on wood, and alternatives to play the best matchup."
Wed, 05 Dec 2012 23:34:28 -0800
The Chicago White Sox will likely put OF Blake Tekotte in the minors at the start of the season so he can work on his swing, according to general manager Rick Hahn.
Mon, 29 Oct 2012 23:14:54 -0700
The Chicago White Sox already are committed to just above $74 million for 2013 in just seven players, prior to buyouts, and new general manager Rick Hahn said that while a payroll limit has not been set, he expects it to be in the same range as last year. The team wants to address starting pitching, third base, catcher, middle infield and a left-handed hitter.
Fri, 26 Oct 2012 07:17:16 -0700
Chicago White Sox general manager Kenny Williams was promoted to executive vice president, and Rick Hahn was promoted to general manager.
Fri, 21 Sep 2012 09:45:12 -0700
Chicago White Sox general manager Kenny Williams will be promoted from GM to president of baseball operations after this year. Assistant general manager Rick Hahn will become the new general manager. The team will make an official announcement after the season.
Thu, 20 Sep 2012 19:12:01 -0700
The Chicago White Sox are expected to promote general manager Kenny Williams to vice president of baseball operations. Assistant general manager Rick Hahn would take over as general manager.
Fri, 21 Oct 2011 08:36:59 -0700
Former Chicago White Sox assistant Dan Evans and White Sox assistant GM Rick Hahn are strong candidates for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim GM position.