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Old 12-19-2013, 10:45 AM
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Default White Sox sign LHP Scott Downs

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Old 12-19-2013, 10:46 AM
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I hate the white sox everything they do is stupid why would they sign a pitcher id rather have addison reed and hector santiago why did they do that this is dumb rick hahn sucks
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Old 12-19-2013, 10:58 AM
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Default Sox close to signing lefty Scott Downs

According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports:

https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/413708210931916800

Downs will be 38 years old next year but has a solid history as a relief arm in the Majors.
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If he lacking in any skills, Quintana can fix him.
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Old 12-19-2013, 11:10 AM
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If he lacking in any skills, Quintana can fix him.
Uh, OK...

Anyways, it's a done deal, 1 year, $4 M guaranteed with a vesting option for a 2nd year.

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Old 12-19-2013, 11:29 AM
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Another good move in what has been an impressive off season.
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Default Sox sign Scott Downs

Sox sign Scott Downs to a one year contract. From the press release:

The White Sox and left-handed reliever Scott Downs have agreed to terms on a one-year contract. Downs, 37, combined to go 4-4 with a 2.49 ERA (12 ER/43.1 IP), 37 strikeouts and 26 holds in 68 appearances last season between the Los Angeles Angels and Atlanta Braves. He tied for 10th in the major leagues in holds.

"Downs provides us with some balance to our bullpen and another veteran arm for Robin to call upon late in games," said Rick Hahn, White Sox senior vice president/general manager. "Scott's impact will not only be felt on the field, but given his makeup and leadership skills it will be felt in the clubhouse and bullpen as well."
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