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• Charlotte infielder Tyler Saladino (right elbow) and Class A Winston-Salem outfielder Jacob May (right wrist) both underwent successful surgery on Thursday.

Saladino underwent Tommy John surgery in a procedure performed by Dr. James Andrews. Saladino is expected to be ready for the start of the 2015 season.

May sustained a broken hamate bone on Aug. 8 against Lynchburg, and his expected recovery time is six-to-eight weeks. Saladino was hitting .310 with 43 RBIs, while May had amassed 37 stolen bases.

• The sixth annual Chicago White Sox Charities Week, the club's annual fundraising and community outreach campaign, raised a total gross revenue of $209,000 from Aug. 1-6. This fundraiser has raised $886,000 in six years.

Scott Merkin is a reporter for Read his blog, Merk's Works, and follow him on Twitter @scottmerkin. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.