Prior to today's game vs. Houston, the Chicago White Sox purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Taylor Thompson from Class AAA Charlotte and transferred right-hander Felipe Paulino to the 60-day disabled list. Thompson takes the roster spot of infielder Carlos Sanchez, who was optioned to Charlotte following last night's game.
Chicago White Sox Charities will honor first baseman Paul Konerko with a commemorative bobblehead. The collectible bobblehead will be available for purchase at U.S. Cellular Field and online starting July 18, with proceeds benefiting Chicago White Sox Charities and the Children's Home + Aid Bring Me Home Campaign.
The second annual variety show hosted by Chicago White Sox Charities and the White Sox Wives - "Wild Pitches" - is sold out. The event will take place on Sunday, July 20 at 6 p.m. at Bub City in Chicago.
Prior to today's game at Cleveland, the Chicago White Sox recalled infielder Carlos Sanchez from Class AAA Charlotte. He takes the roster spot of right-hander Andre Rienzo, who was optioned following yesterday's game.
For the 11th time since 2002, a Chicago White Sox player is in the running for Major League Baseball's All-Star Game Final Vote, as Chris Sale was one of five players selected for the American League ballot.