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Source: Jesse Crain trade close

Updated: July 29, 2013, 3:39 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago White Sox are close to trading All-Star reliever Jesse Crain to one of two teams, including the Tampa Bay Rays, in a "complicated" deal, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

The complicated part could center on the fact that Crain is on the disabled list with a sore shoulder and has not pitched since June 29. He had a setback last week, and it's uncertain when he will pitch again.

Crain was one of baseball's top setup men in the first half ...

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