Day 20: White Sox Daily Digest

Day 20: White Sox Daily Digest
March 6, 2014, 8:00 am
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White Sox Daily Digest: Thursday, March 6, Day 20 of 41

Today's split-squad games: vs. Seattle, 2:05 p.m. CST; @ Kansas City, 2:05 p.m. CST

Location: Camelback Ranch, Glendale, Ariz. (vs. Seattle); Surprise Stadium, Surprise, Ariz. (@ Kansas City)

TV/radio/web stream: whitesox.com (vs. Seattle); MLB.com (@ Kansas City)

Scheduled to pitch: John Danks, Mitchell Boggs, Donnie Veal, Scott Snodgress, Jake Petricka (vs. Seattle); Chris Beck, Charlie Leesman, Deunte Heath (@ Kansas City)

On tap: It's the first split-squad day of the season, with John Danks making his second Cactus League start and top-10 prospect Chris Beck takes the hill in Surprise. Expect Jose Abreu, who had Wednesday off, to return to the White Sox lineup for one of the two games.

Yesterday's headlines:

-- Nate Jones nearing first Cactus League appearance

-- Setback leaves Matt Lindstrom day-to-day

-- For now, White Sox bullpen running behind schedule

-- Chris Sale balancing intensity with spring objectives

-- White Sox reassign seven to minor league camp

-- What does Gordon Beckham's future hold in Chicago?

Quote of the day:

"I have to remind myself it’s just spring training. I just want to make sure I'm prepared for the season to start, role or not, it doesn’t really matter to me. I just want to get out there and get my arm in shape." -- White Sox reliever Matt Lindstrom on working his way back from an oblique injury