Former White Sox pitcher Kip Wells retires

Former White Sox pitcher Kip Wells retires
November 10, 2013, 9:15 pm
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By Evan Moore

Former Chicago White Sox pitcher Kip Wells retired Sunday morning, according to Baseball America writer Jerry Crasnick.

Wells, a former 1998 first-round pick of the White Sox, has a career record of 69-103 with 963 strikeouts and a 4.71 ERA.

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Wells, 36, played in 12 Major League seasons, three of which were with the White Sox.

The former Baylor University standout gave up 28 earned runs in 24 1/3 innings, 10.36 ERA, this season with the Salt Lake Bees, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim’s Triple-A affiliate.

Wells won 12 games for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2002, his most wins in a season.