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2012 White Sox Free Agency: Chicago To Tender John Danks, Carlos Quentin, According To Report

Scott Gregor of The Daily Herald reports the Chicago White Sox will tender contracts to both LHP John Danks and RF Carlos Quentin:

@seanzyj Danks and Quentin will both be offered salary arbitration by the Sox, but will likely agree to 1-year deals before hearing 22 minutes ago via web · powered by @socialditto


The 26-year-old John Danks started 27 games for the White Sox in 2011, sporting a 4.33 ERA and 3.82 FIP. The former first round draft pick just finished his fifth full season in the majors, earning $6M during 2011.

Carlos Quentin is coming off of his second-best season in the majors, sporting a .254/.340/.499 slash to go with 24 home runs, but missed nearly a full month with shoulder issues. The 29-year-old Quentin made about $5M in 2011.

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