Originally written June 04, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Chicago White Sox left-hander Chris Sale continued to be the model of drafting a young pitcher, developing him in the system, and then watching him dominate, as Sale improved to 7-2 with a 2.30 ERA after throwing a complete game against Seattle. Sale allowed just two runs on five hits in the 4-2 win over the Mariners. He struck out eight and walked two, again cementing his place as the staff ace so far this season. Coincidentally, Sale was the 13th pick overall in the 2010 draft, and the Sox once again pick 13th on Monday, again looking to add the best pitcher available. "I've said before that Jerry (Reinsdorf) and Kenny (Williams) have always said pitching is where it starts," said Doug Laumann, director of amateur scouting. "If we're going to break a tie (between players), we usually break it with a pitcher. But it's important to see who the best and most impactful player is out there." What might be different for the Sox this season, howeve...
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