Earlier this month, someone inside the Detroit organization told a reporter the Tigers "have to have him,"
It's been a whirlwind 24 hours for the Cubs organization.
Same as the White Sox could use a right-hander in the rotation, they need a reliever capable of a big strikeout in the bullpen.
The White Sox want to catch their AL Central competitors quickly but only if they can do so without interfering with the front office’s long-term plan.
It’s not so much that Adam LaRoche offers Jose Abreu protection rather than he’ll add another quality bat to the White Sox lineup.