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2019 WHITE SOX NUGGET A DAY: YOLMER SANCHEZ

NOTE: Here’s the latest in my series of nuggets on the 2019 White Sox 40-man rosterwhich began 40 days out from Opening Day

If Yolmer Sanchez had played second base in 2018, his 34 doubles would have been tied for the sixth-highest output at the position in club annals.

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2019 WHITE SOX NUGGET A DAY: JOSE RONDON

NOTE: Here’s the latest in my series of nuggets on the 2019 White Sox 40-man roster, which began 40 days out from Opening Day

When Jose Rondon when made his big league debut for the Padres on July 29, 2016, he did so as a pinch-hitter for former Sox pitcher Edwin Jackson.

The shortstop for the Padres in that game for the Reds was Alexei Ramirez.

2019 WHITE SOX NUGGET A DAY: YONDER ALONSO

Yonder Alonso hit his first big league homer for the Reds off Carlos Zambrano on Aug. 6, 2011 at Wrigley Field.

Alonso has also gone deep off the likes of Colorado’s Jon Garland, Seattle’s Hector Noesi, Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer, the Mets Matt Harvey, San Francisco’s Madison Bumgarner, the Cubs’ Edwin Jackson, Arizona’s Brandon McCarthy, the Mets’ Bartolo Colon, San Francisco’s Jake Peavy, the Sox James Shields, and the Yankees Aroldis Chapman.