• Column: A crazy week for the Chicago White Sox shows off the many moods of manager Tony La Russa

    9 days ago - By Bésame

    There are 50 shades of Tony LaRussa, and we saw a few this week.
    There was Happy Tony before his Chicago White Sox opened a homestand Monday on the first summerlike night on the South Side, with Yoán Moncada and Joe Kelly back and his team riding a six-game winning streak. Their eight-game skid was in the rearview mirror, and better days were ahead.
    Then we got a glimpse of Ornery Tony late Monday after the Sox blew a six-run, ninth-inning lead to the Cleveland Guardians and eventually lost 12-9 in 11 innings.
    The Sox committed four errors, including two in the fateful ninth by Moncada and...
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