It was about halfway through batting practice on Friday night when J.B. Shuck found out he’d start in place of Avisail Garcia.
As promised, Hector Noesi is expected to make a start for the White Sox next week.
Outfielder Avisail Garcia hopes he’s better by Saturday but intends to be patient after missing Friday’s game with right knee inflammation.
In need of a jolt, the White Sox have inserted Gordon Beckham and Emilio Bonifacio into Thursday night’s lineup.
Major league hitters have shown Carlos Rodon they’re not afraid to lay off his wicked slider-fastball combo.