Future uncertain, Youk enjoyed Sox run

October, 3, 2012
10/03/12
6:34
PM CT
Levine By Bruce Levine
ESPNChicago.com
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CLEVELAND -- The bizarre twists and turns of the 2012 season left Chicago White Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis a bit dizzy at times.

The veteran infielder was basically run out of town by Boston Red Sox management, which traded him to the White Sox late in the spring.

His return to Chicago next season is in doubt despite the fact he solidified a troubled spot for the White Sox at third base. The White Sox have an option on a contract for Youkilis for 2013 at $14 million, and it's assumed the team will not pick it up. And it is unclear if Youkilis wants to return to Chicago.

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Chicago baseball beat reporter
Bruce Levine has covered sports in Chicago for over 28 years and hosts "Talkin' Baseball," heard Saturday mornings on ESPN 1000.

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