White Sox ace Chris Sale is one of baseball’s best young pitchers and is coming off a Cy Young-caliber season if you ignore the win-loss record — which was a product of playing on a terrible team. He’d surely land a huge package in return if the White Sox traded him, but would they?
Well, it’s possible. He’s not untouchable. Just ask White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf:
Jerry Reinsdorf on #Whitesox rumors re Chris Sale: "I've only had 1 player in my 33 years who couldn't be traded. He played basketball.
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) December 9, 2013