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• The White Sox announced 10 moves following Monday's 3-1 victory over the Rockies. They optioned right-hander Simon Castro and left-hander Santos Rodriguez to Triple-A Charlotte, optioned right-hander Nestor Molina to Double-A Birmingham and reassigned outfielder Stefan Gartrell, right-hander Erik Johnson, infielders Seth Loman and Marcus Semien, left-hander Scott Snodgress and outfielders Trayce Thompson and Keenyn Walker to Minor League camp.

With the moves, the White Sox have 45 players remaining in Major League camp: 23 pitchers, four catchers, 11 infielders and seven outfielders.

• Jeff Keppinger was not in Monday's lineup, as he received treatment on for slight inflammation in his right shoulder according to manager Robin Ventura. He should be back in the lineup in a couple of days, although quite possibly not at third base.

"He might be able to hit or DH in a day or so," Ventura said. "Throwing-wise, probably a couple of days."

• Jesse Crain, sidelined by a strained right adductor, plans to throw another bullpen session on Wednesday. If he passes that test, then he could pitch in the Cactus League contest later that day against the Indians.

• Alejandro De Aza is 4-for-9 with two doubles and three RBIs for the Dominican Republic and Alex Rios is 2-for-9 with four runs scored for Puerto Rico in World Baseball Classic competition. Both teams advanced to the second round.

Scott Merkin is a reporter for Read his blog, Merk's Works, and follow him on Twitter @scottmerkin.
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