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  1. Marlins consider 3B Prado an upgrade over McGeheeRead the original story w/Photo

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    The Miami Marlins opted to replace NL comeback player of the year Casey McGehee with Martin Prado at third base because they want greater athleticism and a more favorable contract at the position. FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Martin Prado throws a kiss to fans after he hit a two-run home run off Chicago White Sox starting pitcher John Danks in the third inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York.


  2. Predicting the Chicago White Sox's 2015 Starting Rotation Post-Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rant Sports

    ... would-be hitters whiff, coming up only 22 Ks shy of the 200 milestone last season. Noesi was not much better than John Danks last year, though he did have a lower ERA and a better K:BB ratio. With Sale, Quintana and Danks all being southpaws, Noesi ...


  3. ZiPS projections underscore White Sox's riskiest betsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | South Side Sox

    ... is a star and Jeff Samardzija and Jose Quintana are very good behind him. After that, the rotation is a mess. John Danks loses about a full win off his projections (from 0.5 WAR in 2014 to -0.4 WAR in 2015), and ZiPS kills him for the spike in ...


  4. Winter Meetings transactions for the the AL CentralRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... (their Scrabble name) gives the White Sox a very solid threesome at the top of the rotation. They still have John Danks at #4. Losing Bassitt and Rienzo means right now the #5 is either Scott Carroll or Erik Johnson. Brantly likely replaces Phegley ...


  5. Winter meetings: Day 2 begins in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Star Tribune

    ... Sox have him. Samardzija joins a Chicago rotation of Chris Sale, Jose Quintana and whatever they can get out of John Danks. That's a good unit. It doesn't look good for the Twins, who main pitching targets are Francisco Liriano, Brett Anderson and ...


  6. Chicago White Sox sign closer David Robertson, reportedly acquire RHP Jeff SamardzijaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 |

    ... He gives the White Sox a strong right-hander in a rotation featuring lefties Chris Sale, Jose Quintana and John Danks. Samardzija, who was traded from the Cubs to Oakland last season, went 7-13 in 33 starts with a 2.99 ERA. Oakland GM Billy Beane is ...


  7. With reported trade for Samardzija, White Sox are all inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Washington Post

    ... a right-left combo that struck out 410 hitters last year. The White Sox can back up their top two starters with John Danks, Jose Quintana and Hector Noesi, giving them a rotation that can compete with any in the American League. They already ...


  8. Pirates trade rumors: Bucs looked into Jeff Samardzija, John Danks, but trades seem unlikelyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Bucs Dugout

    The Pirates have done "due diligence" on trade targets Jeff Samardzija and John Danks, but do not appear likely to trade for either, Rob Biertempfel writes . Neither part of that tidbit is surprising.


  9. A's on verge of Samardzija deal; ChiSox likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | CBS Sports

    ... anded pitcher to go with a rotation that is led by ace lefthander Chris Sale and fellow lefties Jose Quintana and John Danks .


  10. Do the Pirates want John Danks from the White Sox?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Southside Showdown

    Jul 8, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Chicago White Sox starting pitcher John Danks pitches during the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports Times Online in Beaver, Pa.


  11. Winter Meetings Preview: What should the Chicago White Sox do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Southside Showdown

    ... rental. What the Sox shouldn't do is sign a starter to a long contract. Look at what happened with the whole John Danks contract. Three years is fine; however, a four-year or longer contract isn't good, especially if it is for big dollars. Once a ...


  12. Report: White Sox Eyeing Top Right-Handed Starting PitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | CBS Local

    ... was the 22nd highest in baseball, according to With left-handers Chris Sale, Jose Quintana and John Danks in the rotation - and young lefty Carlos Rodon with the chance to win a spot for next season - it's been no secret that the White ...


  13. White Sox to pursue 'exciting things' at Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Chicago White Sox

    ... strikeouts. He also would fit nicely in the left-handed-dominant White Sox rotation made up of Sale, Quintana, John Danks and soon-to-be Carlos Rodon. Adding Samardzija, though, could end up as just a one-year boost, with the 29-year-old having ...


  14. White Sox can go short or long with free agent starterRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | South Side Sox

    ... flexibility if Frank Montas and Tyler Danish knocked at the door, and they might be in a better position to shed John Danks ' last year if that ends up being as onerous as it seems. If the Sox truly believed in Masterson's health, you could see why ...


  15. Down year doesn't derail White Sox hopes for JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Major League Baseball

    ... stuff as his most important factor. The White Sox enter the upcoming campaign with Chris Sale , Jose Quintana and John Danks currently set in the rotation, Hector Noesi holding an early edge at No. 4 and Carlos Rodon or a yet-to-be-made acquisition ...


  16. Los Angeles Dodgers: Shortstop editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 |

    ... bat. Six of the Dodgers' top 10 prospects are pitchers. If the White Sox would be willing to do a Ramirez+ John Danks for Zach Lee + Andre Ethier trade, the Dodgers would have to consider that. Now entering the portion with in-house options. Rojas ...


  17. Should John Danks Be A Cubs Trade Target?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    If the Cubs strike out on their attempt to get a top free-agent starter, could the White Sox lefthander be a trade target? So... what if the Cubs don't sign Jon Lester ? And what if they fail to land any of the mid-range guys available such as Brandon McCarthy or Jason Hammel ? They'll still be looking to upgrade their rotation. John Danks of the White Sox might be an attractive trade target.


  18. White Sox offseason plan roundup: OutfieldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | South Side Sox

    ... him seems less straightforward. Upton has been a disaster for the Braves . Sure, he was mentioned in a trade for John Danks , but Danks isn't nearly as depressing. Werth is another guy with a hefty remainder of a heft contract (three years, $63 ...


  19. 5 Free Agents the Chicago White Sox Could PursueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... they want to compete in 2015. Here are five free agents the White Sox could pursue. With lefties Chris Sale and John Danks atop the rotation, the White Sox could use a reliable right-hander. Max Scherzer is most likely out of their price range, but ...


  20. Sox Look to Get Out of Rebuild Phase During OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Southside Showdown

    ... promising career, he will be the Sox number three starter behind Chris Sale, Jose Quintana and in front of John Danks. It will be interesting to see what Hahn and the Sox do in the upcoming months to make an already decent starting staff that much ...