Nate Jones expected to open season as White Sox closer

The Chicago White Sox figure to open the season with Nate Jones as their closer.

Jones, 28, has an upper 90s fastball and struck out 89 batters in 78 inning a season ago.

He would assume the closer duties with the trade of Addison Reed earlier this winter. In 70 games lat seaon Jones had a 4.15 ERA and a 1.22 WHIP.

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