Chicago White Sox
Catcher Rob Brantly has been optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
For a player with parts of three big league seasons on his resume, it’s still relatively unknown what kind of big league player Garcia will be.
All indications are Samardzija will get the ball in the April 6 opener.
Leury Garcia and Andy Wilkins have been sent to Triple-A Charlotte.
Jose Quintana carried a shutout in the fifth but wound up allowing four runs and eight hits in 4 1-3 innings.
The White Sox open the season April 6 on the road against the Royals.
Johnson made mental and physical mistakes in the field Sunday.
Sale will throw either five innings or 75 pitches as he recovers from an ankle injury.
“It was dangerous,” Abreu told the magazine.
Milwaukee hit five home runs Sunday.
The Opening Day starter role is still open for the White Sox.
Courtney Hawkins hit a pair of two-run homers, the second a walk-off to lift the White Sox over the Royals.
White Sox nation breathed a little easier on Friday when the news of Sale’s bullpen work trickled out of spring training.
No set date has been announced yet for Sale’s return.
Eaton will receive $23.5 million over five years, and there are two club options as well.
“Rivalry games are always fun,” Jeff Samardzija says.
The White Sox were 9-4 winners over the Reds.
Matt Davidson has been optioned to Triple-A Charlotte.
Hisashi Iwakuma threw four scoreless innings.
On pace to start Opening Day, Samardzija pitched into the fifth inning for the first time this spring.