The Cubs are still looking to upgrade at catcher after losing the Russell Martin sweepstakes.
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 reduced their 40-man roster to 39 on Tuesday when they didn’t tender contracts to pitchers Scott Snodgress and Scott Carroll.
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.
According to reports, Cubs reliever Pedro Strop was involved in a multi-car accident in the Dominican Republic on Thursday night.