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White Sox release left-handed reliever Will Ohman

Jul 3, 2012, 6:39 PM EDT

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Last week the White Sox designated Will Ohman for assignment just hours after he finished a blowout win and today they released the veteran reliever.

Ohman and his $2.5 million salary predictably passed through waivers unclaimed, but now that he’s available for a prorated share of the minimum salary the left-hander should be able to draw some offers.

Ohman’s overall numbers are terrible with a 6.41 ERA in 27 innings, but he held left-handed hitters to a .182 batting average and had a 3.78 ERA with 97 strikeouts in 95 innings during the previous two seasons.

  1. jlovenotjlo - Jul 3, 2012 at 9:00 PM

    First the White Sox trick Boston into taking Zach Stewart, and now they get rid of Will Ohman?! Don’t stop now boys!

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