The Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox today launched a series of public service announcement videos highlighting an anti-violence message and the teams' partnership with Youth Guidance, a leading provider of school-based programs serving more than 14,000 at-risk youth in 70 Chicago Public and charter schools.
The Chicago White Sox selected shortstop Tim Anderson out of East Central Community College in Decatur, Miss., with their first pick (17th overall) in tonight's Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
Prior to tonight's game vs. Oakland, the Chicago White Sox placed right-handed pitcher Jake Peavy on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to June 5) with a fracture of the left fourth anterior rib, optioned right-hander Brian Omogrosso to Class AAA Charlotte, recalled right-hander Deunte Heath from Charlotte and purchased the contract of right-hander Ramon Troncoso from Charlotte.
Prior to tonight's game at Seattle, the Chicago White Sox returned infielder Gordon Beckham from his injury rehabilitation assignment at Class AAA Charlotte and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list.
Prior to today's game at Oakland, the Chicago White Sox placed outfielder Dewayne Wise on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 30) with a strained right hamstring and recalled outfielder Jordan Danks from Class AAA Charlotte.
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