The Pride of Chicago: The White Sox 2005 Championship Season

The Pride of Chicago: The White Sox 2005 Championship Season

by Sporting News
     
 

Entering the 2005 season, the Chicago White Sox had not won a World Series since 1917. And there appeared to be little chance that '05 would be any different for the American League franchise and its long-suffering fans. But thanks to resourceful ownership, the ability of general manager Ken Williams to put together a cohesive team, the fiery leadership of manager

Overview

Entering the 2005 season, the Chicago White Sox had not won a World Series since 1917. And there appeared to be little chance that '05 would be any different for the American League franchise and its long-suffering fans. But thanks to resourceful ownership, the ability of general manager Ken Williams to put together a cohesive team, the fiery leadership of manager Ozzie Guillen and player who know how to play the game the right way, the White Sox captured the A.L. Central crown and played almost flawless ball (11 victories in 12 games) in the postseason.

The Result: a storybook world title on the South Side of Chicago.

The Pride of Chicago commemorates the White Sox's first World Series championship since 1917 and includes:

� Foreword by Ozzie Guillen

� Game-by-game review of 2005 season

� Highlights of the regular season

� Division, Championship, and World Series stories and photos all in full color

Review of other White Sox title teams

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892048458
Publisher:
Sporting News Publishing Company
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 10.78(h) x 0.36(d)

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