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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 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." Apr 4 - 4:02 PM

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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.
Mar 1 - 8:26 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.
Feb 15 - 12:35 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
2Adrian Nieto
3Kevan Smith
1B1Jose Abreu
2B1Carlos Sanchez
2Leury Garcia
SS1Alexei Ramirez
2Tyler Saladino
3B1Conor Gillaspie
LF1Melky Cabrera
2Dayan Viciedo
3J.B. Shuck
CF1Adam Eaton
2Tony Campana
RF1Avisail Garcia
2Jordan Danks
DH1Adam LaRoche
2Andy Wilkins
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Sale
2Jeff Samardzija
3Jose Quintana
4John Danks
5Hector Noesi
6Francellis Montas
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1David Robertson
2Zach Putnam
3Jake Petricka
4Zach Duke
5Daniel Webb
6Javy Guerra
7Nate Jones
8Maikel Cleto
9Dan Jennings
10Onelki Garcia
11Eric Surkamp
12Joe Savery
13Zach Phillips