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White Sox claim Ian Clarkin off waivers from Cubs

The Chicago White Sox have claimed left-handed pitcher Ian Clarkin off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.

Clarkin, 23, was claimed by the Cubs off waivers from the White Sox on November 20. He combined to go 4-5 with a 4.76 ERA (45 ER/85.0 IP) over 25 games (12 starts) with Class A Winston-Salem and Class AA Birmingham in 2018.

The Chicago White Sox have claimed left-handed pitcher Ian Clarkin off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.

Clarkin, 23, was claimed by the Cubs off waivers from the White Sox on November 20. He combined to go 4-5 with a 4.76 ERA (45 ER/85.0 IP) over 25 games (12 starts) with Class A Winston-Salem and Class AA Birmingham in 2018.

Clarkin was acquired by the Sox from the Yankees on July 18, 2017 with right-hander Tyler Clippard and outfielders Blake Rutherford and Tito Polo in exchange for third baseman Todd Frazier and right-handers Tommy Kahnle and David Robertson.

He originally was selected by the Yankees in the first round (33rd overall) of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft.

The White Sox 40-man roster increases to 39.

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