• Battle of the Sox

    Battle of the Sox

    Aug 8, 2008 10:30 AM by Adam

    This weekend will see the Boston Red Sox take on the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. The battle of the Sox has big time implications as both teams find themselves battling for a playoff birth.  The Boston Red Sox currently trail the Tampa Bay Rays by 2 1/2 games in the AL East, while the White Sox lead the Minnesota Twins by 1/2 game in the AL Central.  This four game series kicks off Friday with both teams meeting for the first time since last August.  Fans are excited to see this match-up because not only is it a huge series for the teams in general, but because it is always an exciting time for Chicago when the Red Sox come to town. Tickets are going fast for the series as the mix of new comers Jason Bay for Boston and Ken Griffey Jr. for Chicago has only added electricty to the showdown. Although fans may notice the good seats hard to find, they can check the White Sox game schedule to get great seats for any of the games between Boston and Chicago.