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Boston Red Sox AL East
Chris Sale • #41 • SP
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'6", 180 lbs.
Born:Mar 30, 1989 (28 yrs) in Lakeland, FL
Hometown:Lakeland, FL
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago WS in 2010 (1/13).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Chicago WS in 2016.
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Scouting Report
Assets: Possesses a great fastball, funky delivery due to a wiry frame, wicked slider and and loads of strikeout ability. His training as a closer helps him dominate, especially lefty bats.
Flaws: Is not always great at situational pitching, so he could stand to manage the game a little better at times. Right-handed hitters have more success against him, generally.
Career Potential: Dominant left-hander.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
MLB Named to the All-Star Game 2012
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