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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
Awards Voting History | All-Star Game Participation
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 BeckRPActive26.2976-3210R-R20150.074CHA: 2012-2-762017-04-25Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Derek HollandSPActive30.2626-2185B-L20097.120TEX: 2006-25-7482016-12-13Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($6m)
    David HolmbergSPActive25.3456-4220R-L20130.064CHA: 2009-2-712017-05-04Contract purchased from minors
    Dan JenningsRPActive30.0726-3190L-L20123.171FLO: 2008-9-2682014-12-11Traded from Marlins to White Sox for Andre Rienzo
    Tom KahnleRPActive27.3256-1220R-R20142.015NYA: 2010-5-1752017-04-06Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Juan MinayaRPActive26.2836-4185R-R20160.032UDFA2017-06-26Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Mike PelfreySPActive33.1666-7190R-R20069.122NYN: 2005-1-92017-04-21Contract purchased from minors
    Jake PetrickaRPActive29.0236-5170R-R20133.044CHA: 2010-2-632014-04-04Recalled from minors
    Jose QuintanaSPActive28.1556-0170L-L20124.133UDFA2012-05-25Recalled from Birmingham (AA)
    David RobertsonCLActive32.0805-11180R-R20088.070NYA: 2006-17-5242014-12-11Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($46m)
    Carlos RodonSPDL-6024.2006-2234L-L20151.168CHA: 2014-1-32015-04-20Contract purchased from minors
    James ShieldsSPActive35.1906-3190R-R200610.125TBA: 2000-16-4662016-06-05Traded from Padres to White Sox Fernando Tatis Jr and Erik Johnson
    Anthony SwarzakRPActive31.2916-3195R-R20095.024MIN: 2004-2-612017-04-02Contract purchased from minors
    Michael YnoaRPActive25.2786-7205R-R20160.113UDFA2016-06-15Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Omar NarvaezCActive25.1395-10172B-R20160.089UDFA2016-07-07Contract purchased from minors
    Kevan SmithCActive29.0006-3225R-R20160.061CHA: 2011-7-2312017-05-10Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Geovany SotoCDL-6034.1596-1190R-R20059.096CHN: 2001-11-3182017-04-02Contract purchased from minors
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Jose Abreu1BActive30.1506-2258R-R20143.000UDFABefore May '12Signed to 6-year contract for 2014-2019 ($68m)
    Tim AndersonSSActive24.0056-1180R-R20160.115CHA: 2013-1-172016-06-11Contract purchased from minors
    Matt Davidson3BActive26.0946-3210R-R20130.145ARI: 2009-1-352016-07-01Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Adam EngelIF-OFActive25.2026-1192R-R20170.000CHA: 2013-19-5732017-06-20Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Todd Frazier3BActive31.1366-3215R-R20115.071CIN: 2007-1-342015-12-16Traded 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
    Alen Hanson2BActive24.2495-11152B-R20160.038UDFA2017-06-09Claimed off waivers from Pirates by White Sox
    Carlos Sanchez2B-DHActive24.3645-11175B-R20141.134UDFA2016-07-28Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Melky CabreraLFActive32.3215-11170B-L200510.148UDFA2014-12-17Signed to 3-year contract for 2015-2017 ($42m)
    Avisail GarciaRFActive26.0166-3190R-R20123.167UDFA2014-08-16Activated from DL
    Willy GarciaLFActive24.2976-3177R-R20170.000UDFA2017-05-02Recalled from Charlotte (AAA)
    Charlie TilsonCF-LFDL-6024.2085-11175L-L20160.062SLN: 2011-2-792016-08-03DL-15 Torn left hamstring

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