Latest On Alex Rios

White Sox right fielder Alex Rios is hitting .272/.325/.427 in 426 plate appearances this year, ranking him about 13th in baseball in offensive production at the position.  The 32-year-old is guaranteed just under $18MM through 2014, and he's limped to a .266/.311/.354 line since June.  The latest trade rumors:

Earlier Updates

  • Rios' agent Paul Kinzer told Fred Mitchell of the Chicago Tribune nothing appears imminent with his client unless other teams are willing to improve their offers.
  • The White Sox have asked for two top prospects plus a lesser player for Rios without much luck, hears ESPN's Jayson Stark.  Stark feels it's possible the Sox could pull Rios back and market him in the offseason.

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