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2/26/2014 3:17 P.M. ET

Right-handed pitcher Maikel Cleto claimed by Chicago White Sox

SURPRISE, AZ (February 26, 2014) - The Kansas City Royals announced today that right-handed pitcher Maikel Cleto (pronounced: Michael CLAY-toe) has been claimed on Outright Waivers by the Chicago White Sox. Cleto, 24, was designated for assignment by the Royals on February 17. 

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