White Sox Place Jeff Marquez On Waivers

The White Sox have placed out of options right-hander Jeff Marquez on waivers, tweets ESPN's Jerry Crasnick.

Marquez, 26, came to the White Sox along with Wilson Betemit and Jhonny Nunez in exchange for Nick Swisher and Kanekoa Texeira. two years ago. A supplemental round pick by the Yankees in the 2004 draft, Marquez has seen just one Major League inning.

His minor league numbers have been respectable, though not particularly impressive; he's managed a 4.15 ERA with 6.1 K/9 and 3.1 BB/9 over 751 minor league innings. 

8 Responses to White Sox Place Jeff Marquez On Waivers Leave a Reply

  1. corey23 4 years ago

    Hey Kenny, thanks for Ryan Sweeney and Gio Gonzales

    • lug 4 years ago

      Bad trade for us you guys win that one. Please stop rubbing it in :)

  2. ARod's Ring 4 years ago

    So Kenny gave Away Ryan Sweeney and Gio Gonzales for a mediocre Nick Swisher season, then traded Swisher for Jeff Marquez, Wilson Betemit, Jhonny Nunez… Way to go kenny!

  3. Dogo Hess 4 years ago

    swisher had good numbers who knew he was a fake person and a giant lowlife!

  4. Breath Johnson 4 years ago

    Gio might come back to hurt ’em, but the Sox have no use for a light-hitting outfielder like Sweeney. He’d be rotting in their minor league system right now.

  5. Soxman17 4 years ago

    That must have taken a lot of time.

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