Jeff Samardzija's agent, Mark Rodgers, said in an interview on SiriusXM Sunday that his client would consider signing an extension with the White Sox.
White Sox and RHP Jeff Samardzija avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $9.8 million contract.
White Sox acquired RHP Jeff Samardzija and RHP Michael Ynoa from the Athletics for INF Marcus Semien, RHP Chris Bassitt, 1B Rangel Ravelo, and C Josh Phegley.
According to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, the White Sox are getting two players from the Athletics in the Jeff Samardzija trade.
According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman, a Jeff Samardzija deal between the White Sox and A's has been agreed to.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that the Athletics and White Sox agreed to the parameters of a Jeff Samardzija trade "several days ago."
John Hickey of Bay Area News Group reports that the Athletics are likely to trade right-hander Jeff Samardzija to the White Sox on Tuesday.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that Jeff Samardzija is "on the verge" of being traded.
Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that the White Sox have engaged in "serious talks" with the Athletics about a trade for Jeff Samardzija and could be looming as the frontrunners.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox are among the teams that have expressed interest in Jeff Samardzija.
Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun Times reports that the White Sox are in discussions with the Athletics about acquiring right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the potential trade that the Athletics are working on does not include right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Athletics are close to a "very significant deal" involving Jeff Samardzija.
Jeff Samardzija was hammered for five earned runs in seven innings Saturday in a loss to Texas.