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Chicago White Sox Active Roster

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2017
Team Location: Chicago,Illinois

Ballparks:   U.S. Cellular Field (2003-2016), Comiskey Park II (1991-2002), Comiskey Park (1910-1990), South Side Park (1903-1910)

Franchise Changes
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Trades History | Hit for Cycle | No-Hitters

Organization Affiliates:MLB: Chicago White Sox (MLB-AL)   AAA: Charlotte Knights (IL)   AA: Birmingham Barons (Sou)   A+: Winston-Salem Dash (Caro)   A: Kannapolis Intimidators (SAL)   Rk: Arizona White Sox (Ariz)   Rk: Dominican White Sox (DSL)   Rk: Great Falls Voyagers (Pio)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Active rosters are generally set at 25 players and does not include injuries. On September 1, active rosters are expanded to a maximum of 40 players where the players on the active roster must be on the team's 40-man roster.
  • The 25man date column refers to the date the player was added to the 25-man roster for this team. The date does not consider injuries or minor league rehab stints as an interruption of this date. The date indicates that a player joined this team's active roster on xxxx-xx-xx date and was not demoted or on a different team since. TBC only started tracking daily roster movement since May of 2012.
  • PitchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Christopher BeckRPActive26.3246-3210R-R20150.074CHA: 2012-2-762017-04-25Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Tyler ClippardRPActive32.1616-3170R-R20077.148NYA: 2003-9-2742017-07-18Traded from Yankees with Blake Rutherford, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo to White Sox for Tommy Kahnle, Todd Frazier and David Robertson
    Brad GoldbergPActive27.1546-4225R-R20170.000CHA: 2013-10-3032017-07-18Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Miguel GonzalezSPActive33.0596-0165R-R20125.084UDFA2016-05-10Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Derek HollandSPActive30.2896-2185B-L20097.120TEX: 2006-25-7482016-12-13Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m)
    David HolmbergSPActive26.0066-4220R-L20130.064CHA: 2009-2-712017-05-04Contract purchased from minors
    Dan JenningsRPActive30.0996-3190L-L20123.171FLO: 2008-9-2682014-12-11Traded from Marlins to White Sox for Andre Rienzo
    Juan MinayaRPActive26.3106-4185R-R20160.032UDFA2017-06-29Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Mike PelfreySPActive33.1936-7190R-R20069.122NYN: 2005-1-92017-04-21Contract purchased from minors
    Zach PutnamRPDL-6030.0226-2215R-R20113.135CLE: 2008-5-1712014-04-17Contract purchased from minors
    Carlos RodonSPActive24.2276-2234L-L20151.168CHA: 2014-1-32015-04-20Contract purchased from minors
    James ShieldsSPActive35.2176-3190R-R200610.125TBA: 2000-16-4662016-06-05Traded from Padres to White Sox Fernando Tatis Jr and Erik Johnson
    Anthony SwarzakRPActive31.3186-3195R-R20095.024MIN: 2004-2-612017-04-02Contract purchased from minors
    CatchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Omar NarvaezCActive25.1665-10172B-R20160.089UDFA2016-07-07Contract purchased from minors
    Kevan SmithCActive29.0276-3225R-R20160.061CHA: 2011-7-2312017-05-10Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Geovany SotoCDL-6034.1866-1190R-R20059.096CHN: 2001-11-3182017-04-02Contract purchased from minors
    InfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Jose Abreu1BActive30.1776-2258R-R20143.000UDFABefore May '12Signed to 6-year contract for 2014-2019 ($68m)
    Tim AndersonSSActive24.0326-1180R-R20160.115CHA: 2013-1-172016-06-11Contract purchased from minors
    Matt Davidson3BActive26.1216-3210R-R20130.145ARI: 2009-1-352016-07-01Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Adam EngelIF-OFActive25.2296-1192R-R20170.000CHA: 2013-19-5732017-06-20Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Alen Hanson2BActive24.2765-11152B-R20160.038UDFA2017-06-09Claimed off waivers from Pirates by White Sox
    Yoan Moncada3BActive22.0596-2205B-R20160.031UDFA2017-07-18Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Tyler Saladino2BActive28.0056-0185R-R20151.087CHA: 2010-7-2182015-07-11Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Carlos Sanchez2B-DHActive25.0265-11175B-R20141.134UDFA2016-07-28Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    OutfieldersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Melky CabreraLFActive32.3485-11170B-L200510.148UDFA2014-12-17Signed to 3-year contract for 2015-2017 ($42m)
    Avisail GarciaRFActive26.0436-3190R-R20123.167UDFA2014-08-16Activated from DL
    Charlie TilsonCF-LFDL-6024.2355-11175L-L20160.062SLN: 2011-2-792016-08-03DL-15 Torn left hamstring


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