"If he's going to do that and put up the good at-bats that he's had the last few nights, you have Paulie [Konerko] and [Conor] Gillaspie coming up behind him. He can be dangerous where he gives [Alex] Rios some pitches. Right now it's a good spot for him."
• Left-handed pitcher Leyson Septimo, who has been on the disabled list since March 26 (retroactive to March 22) with a left shoulder strain, has been assigned to Charlotte on an injury rehab assignment.
• The White Sox have made a Major League best 893 quality starts since 2003, four more than the Angels.
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