James Shields was battered for a fourth consecutive start Saturday, allowing eight runs in 1 2/3 innings against the Indians before exiting.
James Shields was awful again Monday, getting lit up for seven runs -- six earned -- over five frames but escaping with a no-decision in a 10-9 extra-innings win over the Tigers.
James Shields' debut with the White Sox was a bust, as he was torched for seven runs in two-plus innings by the Nationals on Wednesday.
James Shields will make his White Sox' debut on Wednesday against the Nationals.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Padres are sending more than $30 million to the White Sox as part of the James Shields trade.
White Sox acquired RHP James Shields from the Padres for RHP Erik Johnson and INF Fernando Tatis Jr.
Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports that the Padres and White Sox have agreed in principal to a trade for James Shields.
Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports the Padres are closing in on a deal that would send James Shields to the White Sox.
James Shields was pounded for 10 earned runs in just 2 2/3 innings Tuesday by the Mariners.
MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports that the Padres "are fielding calls from a lot of teams" on James Shields but "nothing appears imminent" regarding a trade.
The White Sox and Padres are reportedly engaged in trade talks surrounding James Shields.
James Shields pitched respectably in Wednesday's no-decision against the Giants, surrendering two runs on five hits over six innings.
James Shields fell to 2-6 in Thursday's loss to the Giants, surrendering three runs (two earned) on nine hits over 6 2/3 innings.
James Shields struck out nine over seven scoreless innings as the Padres shut out the Brewers 3-0 on Thursday.