White Sox place Leury Garcia on seven-day injured list, recall Danny Mendick from Class AAA Charlotte

August 15th, 2021

CHICAGO -- Prior to today’s series finale vs. the Yankees, the Chicago White Sox placed infielder/outfielder Leury García on the seven-day concussion list (retroactive to August 13) and recalled infielder Danny Mendick from Class AAA Charlotte.

García, 30, is hitting .239 (71-297) with 13 doubles, three triples, three home runs, 40 RBI and 42 runs scored over 94 games this season, his ninth with the White Sox.

Mendick, 27, is hitting .265 (9-34) with a double, home run, two RBI and seven runs scored in nine games with Charlotte this season. He also has played in 59 games over four stints with the White Sox in 2021, batting .194 (25-129) with three doubles, two homers, 19 RBI and 13 runs scored.