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Beckham a savior -- to story lines

White Sox call up media darling and top pick Gordon Beckham

Originally Published: June 4, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

Sorry, this column is so late, but I was busy admiring the new Gordon Beckham statue they have in center field.

Oh, you haven't seen it? It's really something, a perfect contrapposto in the classic style. Think Michaelangelo's David, except more awesome.

Who is Gordon Beckham, you ask?

As the legend has it, Beckham is the son of a swashbuckling pirate and an exotic princess, blessed by the king of Siam to one day slay the feral Tigers of Detroit, conquer ...

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