Odrisamer Despaigne inks one-year deal with Korean club

Pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne has signed a one-year deal with the KT Wiz of the Korea Baseball Organization.

Despaigne, 32, will earn $750,000 guaranteed with another $150,000 coming in the form of incentives.

After being released by the Reds while playing at Triple-A, Despaigne would be signed by the White Sox and make three starts. Despaigne had a 9.45 ERA before being outrighted off the roster in June. The right hander went onto appear in 16 games for the Charlotte Knights (AAA) were he went 5-4 with a 3.25 ERA. 

In parts of six big league seasons Despaigne owns a 13-26 record to go with a 5.11 ERA and a 1.45 WHIP.

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