White Sox option Erik Johnson to Class AAA Charlotte

Following today's game vs. Texas, the ­Chicago White Sox optioned right-handed pitcher Erik Johnson to Class AAA Charlotte.

Johnson, 26, did not pitch after being recalled from Charlotte on April 19. He is 0-1 with a 4.22 ERA (5 ER/10.2 IP) and 12 strikeouts over two starts with the Knights this season.

The White Sox will make a corresponding roster move prior to tomorrow night's game at Toronto.