White Sox Tickets & 2023 Schedule
The Chicago White Sox rank among the oldest teams in baseball as the team has been playing for over a century. The Sox were founded in 1894 and joined the American League in 1901. Over their illustrious history the Chisox have played nearly 20,000 games including a handful of World Series games. The White Sox are considered among the "blue blood" teams in Major League Baseball, and have accumulated a strong following of fans in Chicago and around the country.
Fans of the South Siders show up big for their team, particularly when the the White Sox are playing against AL division opponents: the Cleveland Guardians, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals and Minnesota Twins. Chicago has to perform well against the Cleveland, Detroit, KC and Minnesota to have a chance to win the pennant. Other big home draws are anytime the Brewers, Dodgers, Nationals, Red Sox or Yankees are in-town.
White Sox vs Cubs
The biggest series every season are the White Sox vs Cubs rivalry games that will split between Guaranteed Rate Field and Wrigley Field. The series is often referred to as the Windy City Showdown or Crosstown Showdown. THe Chicago White Sox are one of the handful of teams in Major League Baseball that share a home market with another MLB team, as the Sox share Chicago with the Cubs. While that may split the allegiances of some residents of Chicago, demand for White Sox tickets remains strong even with the hometown competition.
White Sox Opening Day
The biggest game on the calendar each season for Chicago White Sox fans is Opening Day. Opening day in Chicago is about more than just White Sox baseball, it also signals the end of Winter and start of beautiful weather in the Windy City. The first home game of the season there will always be a big crowd at Guaranteed Rate Field, even when there is still a little chill in the air. That is because Opening Day is a special experience to so many White Sox fans, so they want to be there in-person to see it.
2023 White Sox Playoff Tickets
The White Sox have a storied history in baseball, as they are among the handful of teams that have won the World Series multiple times. Those titles were earned after many great runs by the Sox in the MLB playoffs. There is an expectation among fans that the team earn a playoff berth this season. Those South Sider (fans) will show up in large numbers to support the White Sox anytime they are playing in the Wild Card game, ALDS, ALCS or the World Series, and all are hoping that 2023 will be the year.
Chicago White Sox Spring Training
The White Sox spring training home is Camelback Ranch in Arizona. The location just outside of Phoenix makes it convenient for Sox fans who want to travel down from Chicago in the winter to see some Cactus League baseball in the desert. See the full spring training schedule.