Found December 29, 2011 on Chicago Breaking Sports:
PLAYERS: John Danks
TEAMS: Chicago White Sox
The White Sox and John Danks made their five-year, $65 million deal official Thursday.

John Danks Gets $65 Million, Five-Year Extension from Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox agreed to give John Danks a five-year contract extension worth $65 million on Thursday, keeping the starting pitcher on the South Side until 2016. The 26-year-old lefty, who more or less sucked last season, went 8-12 with a 4.33 ERA in 2011. Obviously, this prompted general manager Ken Williams to give him an immediate $2 million raise for $8 million next...

White Sox finalize five-year deal with P Danks

The Chicago White Sox and left-handed pitcher John Danks have finalized a five-year, $65-million contract.The deal was agreed to in principle last week, but wasn't made official until Danks passed a physical.Danks posted an 8-12 mark with a 4.33 ERA and 135 strikeouts over 170 innings in 2011. The 26-year-old saw his numbers dip across the board, as he fell seven wins shy...

Confident Danks earns five-year extension

When John Danks went year-by-year contractually over the past three seasons, shunning multi-year offers from the White Sox, the southpaw basically went all-in on his ultimate value as a player. The move ultimately paid off, as Danks and the White Sox finalized a five-year contract extension on Thursday.

Nation + world: John Danks agrees to $65-million deal with White Sox

John Danks relishes his new responsibility as the Chicago White Sox ace. He says he just can't shoulder the load alone.

White Sox, left-hander Danks agree to five-year, $65M deal

The Chicago White Sox and starting pitcher John Danks have agreed on a five-year, $65 million contract through 2016.

White Sox announce Danks' 5-year extension

The Chicago White Sox and starting pitcher John Danks agreed on a five-year contract extension worth $65 million.

White Sox, SP Danks agree to 5-year, $65M deal

CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox and starting pitcher John Danks have agreed on a five-year, $65 million contract through 2016.

White Sox, John Danks make five-year extension official

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

White Sox sign Danks for 5 years, $65 million

The Chicago White Sox have agreed to terms with pitcher John Danks on a five-year, $65 million contract.

Available starters: Who for the Yankees?

With Gio Gonzalez and John Danks off the trade block, who else could New York get?Click the title to read more.Read more great baseball stuff at The Hardball Times.
White Sox News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.