Comparing White Sox starting rotations: 2005 vs. 2021


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With White Sox starters leading the American League in wins, ERA, strikeouts, and more, dare we ask the question: Is this rotation better than the one from 2005? Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey are joined by 2005 World Series hero Scott Podsednik to compare and contrast the two rotations and discuss whether the 2021 White Sox can keep this going. Plus, Pods shares a classic Orlando Hernandez story and more.

(1:30) - Let's look at the numbers. Plus, which rotation had better stuff?

(9:50) - Orlando Hernandez was great in the playoffs. What about the regular season?

(13:20) - What both rotations have in common

(16:45) - What is the identity of the 2021 White Sox?

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