MILWAUKEE -- Chris Sale worked around it Tuesday but improved defensive play is critical if the White Sox hope to turn things around.
MILWAUKEE — A maintenance plan remains in place, but Carlos Rodon is officially part of the White Sox starting rotation.
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn has referred to Carlos Rodon’s innings as a “scarce resource,” so his strong starting debut doesn’t guarantee him another turn in the club’s rotation.
Jeff Samardzija is expected to drop his appeal and begin serving a five-game suspension Wednesday, a baseball source said.
White Sox reliever Matt Albers underwent surgery on his fractured right pinky finger last week and will now miss six to eight weeks, general manager Rick Hahn revealed Tuesday.