With three of the four White Sox’ full-season affiliates opening up their second halves, the organization made a massive amount of promotions on Thursday, most of them involving players going from Kannapolis to Winston-Salem.
- Alec Hansen
- Jimmy Lambert
- Kyle Kubat
- Mike Morrison
- Seby Zavala
- Joel Booker
- Jameson Fisher
- Ian Hamilton (from Birmingham)
- Toby Thomas (from Birmingham)
- Sam Dexter (from Great Falls)
- Matt Foster (from Arizona)
- Luis Martinez (from Winston-Salem)
- Yelmison Peralta (from Winston-Salem)
- Aaron Schnurbusch (from Winston-Salem)
- J.J. Franco (from Winston-Salem)
- Daniel Gonzalez from Winston-Salem)
- Antonio Rodriguez (from AZL White Sox, on disabled list)
- Courtney Hawkins (from Winston-Salem)
- Colton Turner (from Charlotte)
After finishing the first half 24-46, Winston-Salem stands a chance of becoming far more interesting over the last two-plus months. They got off to a good start on Thursday.
Birmingham 5, Montgomery 2
- Eddy Alvarez was 1-for-4 with a walk.
- Jake Peter, 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Nick Basto, 0-for-4 with one strikeout.
- Trey Michalczewski was 0-for-2 with two walks and a strikeout. He also stole a base.
- Courtney Hawkins, 0-for-2 with two walks and zero strikeouts.
- Alfredo Gonzalez was 1-for-3 with a double and a walk.
- Jordan Guerrero: 5.2 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 6 K, 1 HBP
Winston-Salem 6, Buies Creek 5
- Joel Booker went 1-for-4 with a walk.
- Luis Alexander Basabe, 1-for-4 with a walk.
- Zack Collins, 0-for-4 with a walk.
- Jameson Fisher was 1-for-5 with a strikeout, and his single was a walk-off.
- Johan Cruz went 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
- OK, Danny Mendick: 4-for-4 with a homer and a double.
Kannapolis 8, Columbia 5
- Aaron Schnurbusch went 0-for-5 with two strikeouts.
- MIcker Adolfo was 1-for-4 with a double, a walk and two strikeouts.
- The Intimidators won despite striking out 17 times.
- Yosmer Solorzano: 6 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 1 WP
Great Falls 2, Helena 1 (10 innings)
- Luis Gonzalez was 0-for-4 with a walk.
- Franklin Reyes, 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
- Carlos Perez was 1-for-4.
- Craig Dedelow singled, walked, sac bunted and sac flied.
- Hanleth Otano was 0-for-3 with a walk and a K.
DSL Orioles 4, DSL White Sox 3
- Luis Robert went 2-for-4 with a strikeout. He was caught stealing.
- Luis Mieses, 1-for-5.
- Harvin Mendoza was 2-for-4.
- Josue Guerrero and Anderson Comas were both 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Kleyder Sanchez went 3-for-4 with two doubles.
- Santo Vasquez, 0-for-2 with two walks and a strikeout.
- Brayant Nova went 2-for-4 with a strikeout.
- Ramon Pineda: 4.1 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 4 K, 2 WP