The White Sox announced on Tuesday that right-handed pitcher Taylor Thompson has been claimed off waivers by the Oakland Athletics.
The White Sox bullpen just might've written its magnum opus Sunday afternoon, and not in a good way.
Tuesday night’s contest quickly went from a winnable one for the White Sox to downright ugly.
Headed into his sixth season in the White Sox farm system, Taylor Thompson needed to get noticed quickly so he brought back his split-fingered fastball.
Exactly 1,332 players were selected before Taylor Thompson in the 2009 MLB Draft.