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Daniel Webb | Relief Pitcher

Team: Chicago White Sox
Age / DOB:  (25) / 8/18/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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White Sox recalled RHP Daniel Webb from Triple-A Charlotte.
Webb will serve as the 26th man for the White Sox in Thursday's doubleheader at Baltimore's Camden Yards. The 25-year-old right-hander did the same thing in April. May 28 - 9:51 AM

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White Sox optioned RHP Daniel Webb to Triple-A Charlotte.

Webb served as the 26th man for Sunday's doubleheader against the Royals. He has struggled in the bullpen at Charlotte in the early going and isn't likely to find a permanent home in the White Sox bullpen until he turns things around.
Apr 26 - 8:24 PM

White Sox recalled RHP Daniel Webb from Triple-A Charlotte.

He'll serve as the 26th man during Sunday's abbreviated doubleheader. Webb posted a 6.23 ERA over his first six relief appearances at Charlotte this season.
Apr 26 - 1:15 PM

White Sox optioned RHP Daniel Webb to Triple-A Charlotte.

Once thought of as the team's closer of the future, the 25-year-old posted a troublesome 8.68 ERA and 2.25 WHIP in 9 1/3 innings in the spring. He should get an opportunity with the White Sox at some point during the upcoming season.
Mar 28 - 3:23 PM

White Sox manager Robin Ventura said Friday tht Daniel Webb and Maikel Cleto will be used in more high-leverage situations following Nate Jones' (hip) injury.

Matt Lindstrom remains the team's closer, but Webb and Cleto could slide into setup roles, potentially putting them in line for some saves if Lindstrom is demoted or injured. "The way (Webb and Cleto are) throwing, you just move them up," Ventura said. "With bullpens you’re always going to have guys that are tired and something happens, a little twinge and you’re going to have to have a lot of guys come in and be able to fill that in."
Fri, Apr 4, 2014 04:02:00 PM

Daniel Webb will miss the next few days of White Sox camp due to a death in his family.

Our condolences to Daniel and the Webb family. The 24-year-old hurler is in competition with Matt Lindstrom, Nate Jones and Mitchell Boggs for the team's closer job this spring.
Sat, Mar 1, 2014 08:26:00 AM

Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports that Daniel Webb is excited to have his name mentioned in the mix for the White Sox closer's job, but that his focus is earning a spot on the 25-man roster.

The hard-throwing 24-year-old acclimated himself well during his brief audition in 2013, posting a 3.18 ERA, 1.15 WHIP and 10/4 K/BB ratio over 11 1/3 innings. Nate Jones, Matt Lindstrom and Mitchell Boggs are also being mentioned as candidates to get the ball in the ninth inning.
Sat, Feb 15, 2014 12:35:00 PM

White Sox purchased the contract of RHP Daniel Webb from Triple-A Charlotte.

Webb had a 1.87 ERA, 1.15 WHIP and 78/27 K/BB ratio in 62 2/3 innings this summer in the minor leagues. The 24-year-old righty should do well in middle relief.
Mon, Sep 2, 2013 10:37:00 AM

White Sox acquired RHP Daniel Webb and RHP Myles Jaye from the Blue Jays in exchange for RHP Jason Frasor.

Webb was an 18th-round pick of the Blue Jays in 2009 and was signed for $450,000, three times above the recommended slot amount. While he has touched the mid-90s with his fastball, the results haven't been there to this point, as he holds a 5.11 ERA and 6.2 K/9 rate over 135 2/3 innings in the lower minors. The 22-year-old is obviously a long ways away from the majors.
Sun, Jan 1, 2012 01:59:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Tyler Flowers
2Geovany Soto
1B1Jose Abreu
2B1Carlos Sanchez
2Emilio Bonifacio
3Leury Garcia
SS1Alexei Ramirez
3B1Tyler Saladino
2Gordon Beckham
LF1Melky Cabrera
2J.B. Shuck
CF1Adam Eaton
RF1Avisail Garcia
DH1Adam LaRoche
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Sale
2Jeff Samardzija
3Jose Quintana
4John Danks
5Carlos Rodon
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1David Robertson
2Zach Putnam
3Jake Petricka
4Zach Duke
5Dan Jennings
6Daniel Webb
7Matt Albers
8Nate Jones