Chicago will keep an eye on the likes of Victor Martinez and James Shields.
Scott Downs was 0-2 with a 6.08 ERA in 38 appearances.
John Danks may have solved his problems away from home. The left-hander and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, Leury Garcia hit his first major league home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.
When Chris Sale pitches, it’s usually a short night for the bullpen. But two rain delays cut the night short for the Chicago White Sox ace and the bullpen picked up the slack as four relievers combined to allow just one run in six innings in a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday.
Chicago has a 4.58 bullpen ERA this season, but it’s 2.13 in the past 11 games.
The White Sox are still trying to get all their relievers healthy and in camp.
The White Sox and left-handed reliever Scott Downs have agreed on a one-year, $4 million deal, the team announced Thursday.
The Chicago White Sox left Angel Stadium the same way they arrived – looking for a big hit.