Earlier in the offseason, Jeff Keppinger found out he had a broken right fibula, but the White Sox newest addition expects to be ready to go by the time spring training begins.
Infielder Jeff Keppinger officially signed his 3-year, 12-million deal with the White Sox on Monday.
Kansas City dealt top prospects Wil Myers, Jake Odorizzi and two other minor leaguers to Tampa Bay for James Shields and Wade Davis, signaling the pitching-starved franchise is eying a run at the playoffs.
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn discusses the team's pitching situation and their desire for one more reliever to take the place of Brett Myers.
With the additions and Angel Sanchez and Jeff Keppinger, the White Sox feel comfortable knowing they won't have to rush prospect Carlos Sanchez to the major leagues just yet.
Angel Sanchez comes to the White Sox with much more experience than the average Rule 5 draftee does, which could lead to immediate help for the South Siders.
The White Sox selected infielder Angel Sanchez on Thursday in the Rule 5 draft. He'll now compete for the open backup infield job next season.
Despite 14 more players to pay after the signing of Jeff Keppinger, GM Rick Hahn doesn't believe the team needs to cut payroll.
White Sox GM Rick Hahn believes the trade market around the MLB will pick up soon after all of the big name free agents come off the board.