The White Sox don’t want to lose bargaining power and therefore aren’t likely to ever acknowledge their exact payroll for 2014.
ORLANDO — While the top catching option available could land a nine-figure deal, the White Sox appear to match up with free agent Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
DETROIT — It’s not what he originally hoped for when he signed his contract, but Jake Peavy has found the consolation prize to be quite amenable.
DETROIT -- His looks more like a teenager’s feeble attempt at facial hair while many of his Boston Red Sox teammates resemble lumberjacks, but Jake Peavy wouldn’t have it any other way.
DETROIT -- Matt Thornton is relegated to a position where for now he’s only along for the ride with the Boston Red Sox.