Farewell to a friend books now on sale view as web page december 4, 2014 pk14. Konerko is the only white sox player to hit three home runs in a game at guaranteed rate field june 7, 2009. Cellular field, the team announced thursday morning. The white sox paul konerko was a central figure in their 2005. The white sox announced a host of new promotions and giveaways for the upcoming season, among.
The strange part is we have heard nothing in terms of the negotiations between the white sox and konerkothings are oddly quiet. Whether youre on the south side or in enemy territory up north, white sox diehards are never caught without the best official white sox gear to display their team pride. In a twitter video on thursday, the south side legend revealed that his alltime most memorable opening day was in 2006, when the white sox celebrated their world series championship from the previous october on home turf. Get the best deals on paul konerko baseball cards when you shop the largest online. Fans also can remember his career with the limited edition book from chicago white sox charities cwsc, paul konerko. The cover is in near mint condition while the inside pages are complete and in mint condition. The longtime captain has said he wont keep playing to chase numbers like 500 career home runs, so it looks like retirement. For white sox paul konerko, 16 years of earning his keep is. Paul konerko signed chicago white sox 2005 world series game 2.
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