White Sox add infielder Rondon from Padres

January 10th, 2018

The White Sox acquired infielder from the Padres in exchange for cash considerations, the club announced Wednesday.

Rondon batted .293/.343/.433 with four home runs and 28 RBIs in 51 games for Double-A San Antonio last season before hitting .282/.330/.412 with one homer and 14 RBIs in 22 games for Triple-A El Paso.

San Diego designated the 23-year-old for assignment on Saturday.

The 6-foot-1, 195-pound Rondon is a career .290/.340/.395 hitter over seven Minor League seasons. He was a Texas League All-Star in 2016 and played eight games at the Major League level that year. He also represented the World Team at the 2014 All-Star Futures Game. 

The White Sox 40-man roster is now full.