White Sox, Pirates Close To Alex Rios Trade
While most of the attention surrounding the White Sox at the trade deadline centers around Jake Peavy they?re ?getting close on a deal? that would send Alex Rios to the Pirates, according to David Kaplan of CSNChicago.com.
Kaplan reports that the two sides are working on the money aspect of a potential trade, although he also notes that nothing is certain to be completed. Rios is owed about $5 million for the remainder of this season and $12.5 million next season.