White Sox place Geovany Soto on disabled list

Recall Kevan Smith from Class AAA Charlotte

Prior to tonight's game vs. Minnesota, the Chicago White Sox placed catcher Geovany Soto on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to May 8) with right elbow inflammation and recalled catcher Kevan Smith from Class AAA Charlotte.

Smith, 28, was with the White Sox from April 13-20, going 1-11 (.091) with one double and one RBI over three games. He has appeared in 14 games with Charlotte this season, batting .377 (20-53) with six doubles, 15 RBI, six walks and a .435 on-base percentage.

Soto, 34, is batting .190 (8-42) with three home runs and nine RBI over 13 games this season, his second with the White Sox (also 2015). He was previously on the disabled list from April 12-22 with right elbow inflammation.