Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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White Sox left-hander John Danks thinks he is ready for the next step in his recovery from August surgery. Danks is back in Chicago following a stint at extended spring training and plans to meet with team officials Monday. He thinks he is ready to begin a minor league rehab assignment, but that decision is up to the team. Danks had surgery Aug. 6 to repair a capsule tear and remove debris in his rotator cuff and biceps. He is in the second season of a $60 million, five-year contract. Danks plans to throw a bullpen session in front of pitching coach Don Cooper early this week. The pitcher made his remarks before the White Sox hosted the Twins on Sunday.
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