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Chicago White Sox 40-man Roster (Current)

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2016
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)

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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:
  • Players in bold are on the active playing roster
  • The 40-man Date is only available for players who were not on the roster as of May 2012 which is when TBC started tracking 40-man roster daily movement.
  • Players listed on the 60-day DL or who are on restricted list are not considered as part of the roster.
  • The rosters are not updated in real-time. There's a lag of about 4-6 hours.
  • Pitchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Matt AlbersRP33.3646-0195L-R2006-20168.1412002-20162016-01-21Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($2m) [Free Agent] Club option for 2017 @$3m
    Christopher BeckRP26.1376-3210R-R2015-20160.0022010-20162015-05-09Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Brandon BrennanPMinors25.1776-4220R-R-0.0002011-20162015-11-26Assigned to Birmingham (AA)
    Tyler DanishPDL-722.1296-2190R-R2016-20160.0002013-20162016-06-10DL-7 Injured
    Carson FulmerPMinors23.0376-1200R-R2016-20160.0002013-20162016-07-16Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
    Miguel GonzalezSP32.2376-0165R-R2012-20164.0952005-20162016-04-26Activated from DL
    Dan JenningsRP29.2776-3190L-L2012-20162.1712006-20162014-12-11Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0.81m) [Avoids Arbitration]
    Nate JonesRP30.3566-5190R-R2012-20164.0002005-2016Before May '12Signed to 3-year contract for 2016-2018 ($6.75m) 0.9--1.9--3.95 Club options for 2019-2020 4.65--5.15
    Tom KahnleRP27.1656-1220R-R2014-20161.0872009-20162015-11-25Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Juan MinayaRP26.1236-4185R-R2016-20160.0002009-20162016-06-23Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Jake PetrickaRPDL-6028.2286-5170R-R2013-20162.0442008-20162013-08-18Transferred to 60-day DL
    Matt PurkePMinors26.1866-3175L-L2016-20160.0662010-20162016-05-14Assigned to Charlotte (AAA)
    Zach PutnamRPDL-1529.2006-2215R-R2011-20162.1352006-20162014-04-17DL-15 Ulnar neuritis, right elbow
    Jose QuintanaSP27.3606-0170L-L2012-20163.1332010-2016Before May '12Signed to 5-year contract for 2014-2018 ($21m) Option years for 2019-2020
    Anthony RanaudoSP27.1326-7225R-R2014-20160.0522008-20162016-05-13Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    David RobertsonCL31.2855-11180R-R2008-20167.0702005-20162014-12-11Reinstated from bereavement list
    Carlos RodonSP24.0406-2234L-L2015-20160.0872012-20162015-04-20Activated from DL
    Chris SaleSP27.2956-6172L-L2010-20165.0612008-2016Before May '12Suspended 5 games by team for tearing up throwback uniforms
    James ShieldsSP35.0306-3190R-R2006-20169.1252001-20162016-06-05Traded from Padres to White Sox Fernando Tatis Jr and Erik Johnson
    Jacob TurnerRP25.2436-4205R-R2011-20163.0332010-20162016-07-17Contract purchased from minors
    Daniel WebbRPDL-6027.1546-3210R-R2013-20161.1582009-20162013-09-02Transferred to 60-day DL
    Michael YnoaRP25.1176-7205R-R2016-20160.0002010-20162014-12-10Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Alex AvilaC29.3555-11210L-R2009-20166.0612006-20162015-11-25Activated from DL
    Omar NarvaezC24.3445-10172B-R2016-20160.0002011-20162016-07-07Contract purchased from minors
    Kevan SmithC28.2056-3225R-R2016-20160.0002009-20162014-11-24Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Jose Abreu1B29.3556-2258R-R2014-20162.0002014-2016Before May '12Activated from DL
    Tim AndersonSS23.2106-1180R-R2016-20160.0002012-20162016-06-11Contract purchased from minors
    Matt Davidson3BDL-6025.2996-3210R-R2013-20160.0502009-20162013-12-16Transferred to 60-day DL
    Todd Frazier3B30.3416-3215R-R2011-20164.0712005-20162015-12-16Traded from Reds to White Sox. Reds receive Jose Peraza, Brandon Dixon and Scott Schebler from Dodgers. White Sox send Frankie Montas, Micah Johnson and Trayce Thompson to Dodgers
    Brett Lawrie2BDL-1527.0015-11200R-R2011-20164.0552009-20162015-12-10DL-15 Strained left hamstring
    Tyler Saladino2B27.1836-0185R-R2015-20160.0872008-20162014-11-24Primary position changed from 3B to SS
    Carlos Sanchez2B24.2045-11175B-R2014-20161.0232010-20162013-12-03Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Melky CabreraLF32.1615-11170B-L2005-20169.1482003-20162014-12-17Reinstated from bereavement list
    Jason CoatsLF26.3296-2200R-R2016-20160.0002009-20162016-06-05Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Adam EatonRF28.0445-9163L-L2012-20163.0302008-20162013-12-10Reinstated from paternity leave
    Leury GarciaCF25.3075-10160B-R2013-20161.1702008-20162013-08-11Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    J.B. ShuckCF29.2155-11185L-L2011-20162.1112006-20162014-11-04Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Blake SmithRF29.0416-2200L-R2016-20160.0002007-20162016-09-06Contract purchased from minors
    Charlie TilsonCF-LFDL-1524.0485-11175L-L2016-20160.0002011-20162016-08-01DL-15 Torn left hamstring
    Designated Hitters
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Avisail GarciaDH25.2216-3190R-R2012-20162.1672009-20162014-08-16Activated from DL
    Justin MorneauDH35.2496-4205L-R2003-201611.1681999-20162016-06-09Activated from DL


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