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White Sox Minor League Update: May 19, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 19, 2019

The affiliates combine for only 11 runs but manage two victories Charlotte Knights 6, Lehigh Valley IronPigs 4 Ross Detwiler (SP): 6 IP, 3 R (3 ER), 4 H, 0 BB, 5 K, 3.00 ERA Alcides Escobar (SS): 3-for-4, 2B, 2 RBI, .336 AVG, .876 OPS *MVP* Daniel Palka (RF): 1-for-2, 2 BB, .311 AVG, 1.105 OPS Matt Skole (1B): 0-for-3, BB, .282 AVG, 1.040 OPS Seby Zavala (C): 1-for-3, HR, BB, 3 RBI, .225 AVG, .753 OPS Zack Collins (DH): 0-for-3, BB, .242 AVG, .917 OPS Adam Engel (CF): 0-for-4, .175 AVG, .525 OPS The IronPigs (21-19) struck first, as Damek Tomscha and Matt McBride hit back-to-back home runs...
South Side Sox May 17, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: May 16, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 16, 2019

Nick Madrigal and Luis Robert homer, and the bullpens dominate, in a fun day in the minors Charlotte Knights 3, Rochester Red Wings 2 (10) FINAL: Knights 3, Red Wings 2@__piece36 with a WALK OFF single and the Knights sweep the Red Wings!! pic.twitter.com/hVbR1vs7QO— Charlotte Knights (@KnightsBaseball) May 17, 2019 Danny Mendick: 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 K (.279 BA, .829 OPS)Eloy Jiménez: 2-for-5, 1 R, 0 BB, 2 K (.364 BA, .819 OPS)Daniel Palka: 0-for-2, 3 BB, 1 K, (.284 BA, 1.006 OPS)Seby Zavala: 1-for-5, 1 RBI, 0 BB, 0 K (.233 BA, .746 OPS)Joel Booker: 0-for-2, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 SB...
South Side Sox May 13, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: May 12, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 12, 2019

All but one game down on the farm on Sunday was a nail-biter #KnightCap: Your #CLTKnights win Saturday's suspended game on Sunday, drop the originally scheduled contest. ➡️ https://t.co/M9O8EUBzeO @laurawolffphoto pic.twitter.com/UaVqR0eGTo— Charlotte Knights (@KnightsBaseball) May 12, 2019 Charlotte Knights 7, Louisville Bats 6 (finish of May 11 game suspended by rain) Alcides Escobar (SS) 2-for-5, R, 2 RBI (22) Danny Mendick (3B) 2-for-3, 2 R, HR (7), 2 RBI (26), 2 BB (.276 BA .852 OPS) **MVP**Daniel Palka (DH) 2-for-4, R, 2B (3), BB, K Joel Booker (LF) 2-for-4, R, 2B (2),...
South Side Sox May 9, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: May 8, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 8, 2019

If not for six-run comeback and a walk-off hit for the Dash, the organization might have been blanked for wins Columbus Clippers 6, Charlotte Knights 2 #KnightCap: Danny Mendick records three hits in Charlotte's 6-2 loss to Columbus. ➡️ https://t.co/8kbndoedBE @laurawolffphoto pic.twitter.com/2z98OSJuOm— Charlotte Knights (@KnightsBaseball) May 9, 2019 Danny Mendick: 3-for-4, 1 R, 0 BB, 0 K, 1 SB **MVP** (.278 BA, .840 OPS)Daniel Palka: 1-for-3, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 K (.254 BA, .947 OPS)Zack Collins: 0-for-2, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 2 K (.256 BA, .951 OPS)Adam Engel: 0-for-3, 1 RBI, 0 BB, 2 K...
South Side Sox May 8, 2019
White Sox Minor League Weekly Update: Week 5

White Sox Minor League Weekly Update: Week 5

Luis Robert is MVP again, Daniel Palka and Jameson Fisher find their power stroke, and Bryce Bush and Jonathan Stiever help get the Intimidators back on track Charlotte Knights Palka Power! A massive 444-foot blast to center is his second homer of the season to cut the Gwinnett lead to 7-6 in the 6th! #704Knights #CharlotteStrong pic.twitter.com/W3tLsXO2qQ— Charlotte Knights (@KnightsBaseball) May 1, 2019 Zack Collins: .200 BA, 1 HR, 3 R, 5 RBI, 2 BB, 5 K Danny Mendick: .364 BA, 1 HR, 4 R, 3 RBI Daniel Palka: .292 BA, 3 HR, 6 R, 7 RBI, 2 BB, 4 K ***MVP OF THE WEEK***Joel Booker:...
South Side Sox May 3, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: May 3, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 3, 2019

Timely hitting by the Dash highlights a 2-2 day for the affiliates Norfolk Tides 10, Charlotte Knights 2 Matt Tomshaw (SP): 3 2⁄3 IP, 6 R (6 ER), 10 H, 0 BB, 4 K, 14.73 ERA (first game with Charlotte; 1.93 ERA with Birmingham) Colton Turner (RP): 2 1⁄3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 4 K, 4.58 ERA *MVP* Zack Collins (C): 0-for-4, RBI, .260 AVG, .972 OPS Daniel Palka (RF): 1-for-4, HR, .217 AVG, .836 OPS Danny Mendick (3B): 1-for-4, SB (5), .245 AVG, .764 OPS Joel Booker (CF): 0-for-2, BB, .136 AVG, .390 OPS Charlie Tilson (LF): 2-for-4, .330 AVG, .868 OPS Starter Matt Tomshaw earned a promotion...
South Side Sox May 2, 2019
White Sox Minor League Monthly Update: April 2019

White Sox Minor League Monthly Update: April 2019

Prospect stars like Luis Robert, Zack Collins, and Steele Walker took their leagues by storm The results are in! AAA Home Run Totals:April 2018 - 551April 2019 - 960AAA leagues started using MLB baseballs in 2019.— Minor League Stories (@MinorsTeamNames) May 1, 2019 Time in MLB and MILB (April) Off the bench, on the board!Ryan Cordell puts us on top in the 8th! pic.twitter.com/7HZMwIG150— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) April 1, 2019 Daniel Palka MLB: .029 BA, 2 RBI, 6 BB, 15 KTriple-A: .229 BA, 1 HR, 4 RBI, 11 BB, 12 K Ryan CordellTriple-A: .323 BA, 1 HR, 6 R, 6 RBI, 5 XBH, 1...
South Side Sox May 2, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: May 1, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: May 1, 2019

The MiLB teams drop three of four, but Charlotte came out on top thanks to a bevy of home runs pic.twitter.com/2ZEdLYO84F— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 1, 2019 Charlotte Knights 10, Gwinnett Stripers 7 Another one! This time it’s @dmendick01 with his fifth home run of the season to increase the Charlotte lead to 10-7 after 6! #NextSox #704Knights #CharlotteStrong pic.twitter.com/z4rSUEFaaZ— Charlotte Knights (@KnightsBaseball) May 1, 2019 Danny Mendick: 3-for-4, 1 HR, 2 R, 2 RBI, 1 BB, 0 K (.245 BA, .784 OPS) **MVP**Daniel Palka: 1-for-4, 1 HR, 0 BB, 0 K (.231 BA, .836...
South Side Sox Apr 30, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: April 30, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: April 30, 2019

For the second straight day, the Dash scored over ten runs en route to the affiliates’ only win Gwinnett Stripers 4, Charlotte Knights 2 Dylan Cease (SP): 6 IP, 2 R (2 ER), 5 H, 1 BB, 11 K, 3.33 ERA *MVP* Zack Collins (C): 1-for-4, 2B, .275 AVG, 1.007 OPS Daniel Palka (LF): 0-for-4, .229 AVG, .784 OPS Danny Mendick (3B): 0-for-4, .222 AVG, .716 OPS Joel Booker (CF): 1-for-4, .083 AVG, .237 OPS (third game in Class AAA) Ryan Goins (2B): 1-for-2, 3B, BB, RBI, .338 AVG, 1.026 OPS Preston Tucker (DH): 2-for-4, .290 AVG, .808 OPS The Knights struck first in this one, as a triple by Ryan Goins...
South Side Sox Apr 29, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: April 29, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: April 29, 2019

A big night for Luis Robert and the Dash highlights a 1-2 day. Gwinnett Stripers 9, Charlotte Knights 2 Jordan Stephens (SP): 5 IP, 7 R (7 ER), 10 H, 1 BB, 6 K, 8.20 ERA Daniel Palka (RF): 2-for-3, 2B, BB, .258 AVG, .871 OPS *MVP* Ryan Goins (2B): 1-for-3, .333 AVG, .988 OPS Danny Mendick (3B): 0-for-2, BB, RBI, .233 AVG, .747 OPS D.J. Peterson (1B): 1-for-4, .194 AVG, .675 OPS Joel Booker (CF): 0-for-4, .000 AVG, .111 OPS (second game in Class AAA) The Stripers (14-10) got to Knights starting pitcher Jordan Stephens early and often, and they cruised to a blowout win. Stephens allowed a...
South Side Sox Apr 27, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: April 26, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: April 26, 2019

The Knights got the system’s only victory, as Luis Robert struggled in his return from his injury. Charlotte Knights 10, Indianapolis Indians 9 Donn Roach (SP): 6 IP, 7 R (7 ER), 1 BB, 5 K, 9.75 ERA Daniel Palka (LF): 1-2, HR, 3 BB, .200 AVG, .779 OPS *co-MVP* Zack Collins (DH): 2-4, HR, BB, .250 AVG, 1.036 OPS *co-MVP* Ryan Goins (2B): 1-3, 2B, BB, 2 RBI, .309 AVG, .941 OPS Charlie Tilson (RF): 2-5, 3 RBI Danny Mendick (3B): 1-4, RBI While this game was not quite as chaotic as Friday’s White Sox game, it was close. Donn Roach had another rough start today, and though he lasted six...
South Side Sox Apr 25, 2019
White Sox Minor League Update: April 24, 2019

White Sox Minor League Update: April 24, 2019

It was a bad day in Baltimore for the big club, but a three-win day down on the farm Charlotte Knights 9, Toledo Mud Hens 6 Daniel Palka: 0-for-5, 0 BB, 1 K (.167 BA, .515 OPS)Matt Skole: 2-for-4, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 2 R, 1 BB, 0 K (.291 BA, 1.097 OPS) **MVP** Zack Collins: 1-for-4, 1 BB, 2 K (.231 BA, .973 OPS)Danny Mendick: 1-for-3, 1 R, 2 RBI, 1 BB, 0 K (.221 BA, .743 OPS)Jordan Stephens: 6 IP, 7 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 6 K (7.17 ERA, 1.69 WHIP)Juan Minaya: 1 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (5.06 ERA, 1.50 WHIP)Ian Hamilton: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (11.05 ERA, 1.77 WHIP) FINAL: Knights 9, Toledo 6Seven...
South Side Sox Apr 23, 2019
Minor League Weekly Update: Week 3

Minor League Weekly Update: Week 3

While Luis Robert and Steele Walker continue their MVP of the week streak, Nicky Delmonico and Gavin Sheets are starting to break out The Charlotte Knights are still on top of the their division and had some transaction news. First, Ryan Cordell was recalled last week after continuing his hot hitting in Triple-A, with Daniel Palka sent down in the corresponding move. Palka already has more hits in three Triple-A games than he had all season in the majors. Meanwhile, Zack Burdi is back from extended spring training, kind of. He is still slotted to be with the Knights, but he will spend time...

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