Jesse Crain signs with White Sox

Updated: December 20, 2010, 5:45 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago White Sox made it official Monday, announcing that former Minnesota Twins reliever Jesse Crain signed a three-year, $13 million deal to switch teams in the American League Central.

The contract calls for Crain to make $4 million in 2011, and $4.5 million each in 2012 and 2013. Crain said the Twins didn't make an effort to keep him before he signed with Chicago.

"It's going to be weird," he said Monday. "I came up with the Twins. I've never been anywhere else. I'm very good ...

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