CHICAGO - Prior to today's games vs. Kansas City, the Chicago White Sox purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Scott Carroll from Class AAA Charlotte, placed right-hander Matt Albers on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 20) with a broken little finger on his right hand and designated left-hander Eric Surkamp for assignment.
Carroll, 30, has gone 1-1 with a 2.45 ERA (4 ER/14.2 IP) and 11 strikeouts in three starts with Charlotte. He limited opponents to a .200 (11-55) average.
Carroll, 6-foot-4 and 215 pounds, went 5-10 with a 4.80 ERA (69 ER/129.1 IP) and 64 strikeouts in 26 games (19 starts) with the White Sox in 2014. He will wear uniform No. 67.
Albers, 32, is 0-0 with a 1.59 ERA (1 ER/5.2 IP) and four strikeouts in four relief appearances with Chicago this season.
Surkamp, 27, has gone 1-0 with a 5.68 ERA (4 ER/6.1 IP) in four relief outings with the Knights in 2015.
The White Sox 40-man roster is at 40.