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White Sox place Nicky Delmonico on disabled list

Purchase contract of Rob Brantly from class AAA Charlotte

Prior to tonight's game vs. Detroit, the Chicago White Sox placed infielder/outfielder Nicky Delmonico on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained right wrist and purchased the contract of catcher Rob Brantly from Class AAA Charlotte.

Delmonico, 25, is batting .307 (23-75) with six home runs, 12 RBI, 17 runs scored and 15 walks over 22 games this season, his first in the major leagues. He has reached base safely in 21 of his first 22 career games, recording a .429 on-base and .573 slugging percentage.

Prior to tonight's game vs. Detroit, the Chicago White Sox placed infielder/outfielder Nicky Delmonico on the 10-day disabled list with a sprained right wrist and purchased the contract of catcher Rob Brantly from Class AAA Charlotte.

Delmonico, 25, is batting .307 (23-75) with six home runs, 12 RBI, 17 runs scored and 15 walks over 22 games this season, his first in the major leagues. He has reached base safely in 21 of his first 22 career games, recording a .429 on-base and .573 slugging percentage.

Delmonico became the first player in White Sox history to hit six homers over his first 19 career games, including a pair of multihomer efforts (August 16 at Los Angeles-NL and August 18 at Texas).

Brantly, 28, is batting .290 (82-283) with 11 doubles, 10 home runs, 45 RBI and 38 runs scored in 82 combined games this season between Charlotte and Class AAA Louisville in the Cincinnati organization.

He began the season in the Reds system before signing with the White Sox as a minor league free agent on June 29. In 36 games with the Knights, the 6-foot-1, 195-pound Brantly hit .278 (32-115) with five homers and 29 RBI.

Brantly has played in 112 major-league games over parts of three seasons with Miami (2012-13) and the White Sox (2015).

The White Sox 40-man roster is at 37.

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