Scott Merkin writes at whitesox.com:
Chris Sale will be part of Thursday’s work group including starters Mark Buehrle, Edwin Jackson, John Danks and Gavin Floyd. A decision will be made over the next six weeks whether Sale will end up in the rotation as a temporary Peavy replacement, if needed, or work out of the bullpen.
Cooper didn’t want ‘Sale to be Peavy ‘s temporary replacement’ to even be an option.
FutureSox has a new scouting report on SS Tyler Saladino:
… Tools wise scouts don’t seem to love him offensively, but those numbers made him an interesting prospect in the seventh round. As expected that power hasn’t translated as a pro (3 HR in 213 AB in 2010), but he still has solid doubles power. He has decent speed and walks a lot, making him a potentially solid No. 2 type hitter. …