South Side had some great moments in '77

Despite the White Sox finishing in third place in 1977, it was a season to remember for fans on the South Side.

Originally Published: August 27, 2003
By Keith Scherer | Special to ESPN.com

Rob Neyer is on vacation this week. Three guest columnists will fill in for him this week with columns on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

In his Big Book of Baseball Lineups, Rob Neyer observed that many White Sox fans remember 1977 as the most exciting summer of their lives. The Sox have won four division titles since then, but none of those clubs is as beloved as the 1977 team. And unless this year's model wins the AL Central and the World Series, those '77 Sox will remain the most beloved. ...

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