• Avisail Garcia is hitting .360 in 20 games with the White Sox and is 9-for-17 in his last four entering Saturday's contest. Garcia has a .403 average in 16 games since Aug. 13, marking the fourth-highest average in the AL during that time.
• Tyler Danish, the club's second-round pick in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, has a combined 1-0 mark with a 1.20 ERA and a .162 average against in 15 games (one start) between Class A Kannapolis and Advanced Rookie Great Falls. The 18-year-old has thrown 14 consecutive scoreless innings over his last seven games between the two stops.
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