Found July 02, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
The American League Central this year is...interesting, I guess would be a good word. The division isn't as tight as the NL West (aside from the top two teams),but there's really not a clear division between buyers and sellers. Chicago White Sox, 32-47. Fourth in division, 13 back of second wild card. The fire sale this summer is Chicago is going to be hotter than the Great Chicago Fire. Everyone is up for grabs, aside from Chris Sale (very understandable) and Paul Konerko (not at all understandable).  But Chicago's most popular piece probably won't be a very well-known name, and that's reliever Jesse Crain. He's been the White Sox best pitcher this season (more stunningly, he's been a two win reliever in three months of action), striking out 46 in 36 2/3 innings and spinning a stellar 0.74 ERA. With the success of Jason Grilli in the Pirates' bullpen this season, GM Rick Hahn might be able to sell Crain to a team as a closer candidate that ...
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