• Carroll praised Triple-A pitching coach Richard Dotson for influencing both his physical and mental preparation on the mound.
• Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon likes what he sees from the White Sox.
"There's a grittiness about them right now," Maddon said. "There's no, they're not, I'm not saying they did this last year, they're not mailing anything in. Their at-bats are really sound right now."
• Wednesday's White Sox starter remains to be determined, although it could be new acquisition Hector Noesi, if he's not needed prior to the afternoon contest against the Tigers.
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