Avisail Garcia 26 | Right Field

Chicago White Sox

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Mon. Aug 25, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Garcia hit a game-tying homer against Yankees closer David Robertson in Sunday's loss. Impact: It had been an otherwise awful series for Garcia, who had been 0-for-3 with three strikeouts Sunday before the homer and 0-for-11 in the three games. The White Sox need a full September from Garcia to see what they have in him going forward. So far, he's hitting .241/.297/.483 over 16 games.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Aug 21, 2014
News: Garcia went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run and three RBI in the White Sox's loss to the Orioles on Wednesday. Impact: Garcia supplied all three runs in the defeat, and he already has six RBI since returning from the DL on Aug. 16. He has also gone 5-for-16 in his five games back, and he should stick in the heart of the team's order for the remainder of the season.(RotoWire, )
Aug 17, 2014
News: Garcia went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI, and a run scored in the White Sox's loss to the Blue Jays on Saturday. Impact: Not a bad showing for Garcia, who returned to active duty Saturday and defied the expectation that he would miss the remainder of the season. He immediately slotted into the No. 4 spot of the lineup and started in right field, though he may cede No. 4 to Adam Dunn when the Sox face right-handed pitchers.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Aug 16, 2014
News: Garcia (shoulder) was activated from the DL on Saturday, Dan Hayes of CSN Chicago reports. Impact: Garcia's long-awaited recovery from a torn labrum in his left shoulder has reached its conclusion. During his 13-game rehab assignment at Triple-A Charlotte, he handled the opposition well, slashing .340/.377/.460 with one homer and three doubles in 50 at-bats. Expect him to handle right field off the bat.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Aug 16, 2014
News: The Chicago White Sox have activated Garcia from the 60-day disabled list and placed fellow outfielder Moises Sierra on the 15-day DL because of a strained left oblique. Impact: Garcia went on the disabled list April 10 for a torn labrum in his left shoulder. Originally considered to be out for the season, Garcia had a successful rehabilitation assignment with Charlotte, hitting .340 in 13 games. (STATS, 6:25pm)
Fri. Aug 15, 2014
News: Garcia (shoulder) could return to the White Sox this weekend, MLB.com's Scott Merkin reports. Impact: Garcia has played extremely well in his rehab assignment, and it may grant him a chance to get activated off the disabled list this upcoming weekend. With Adam Eaton on the disabled list, the White Sox have been somewhat thin in the outfield, but could receive a boost with Garcia's return.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Aug 12, 2014
News: Garcia (shoulder) should be back in Chicago's lineup in "several days or week or so," according to general manager Rick Hahn, the Chicago Sun-Times' Daryl Van Schouwen reports. Impact: The White Sox wanted Garcia to get 50 at-bats on his rehab assignment before rejoining the big-league club, and he's about three games shy of that mark as of Tuesday.He's tearing up Triple-A on his rehab assignment, slashing .368/.415/.500 in 41 plate appearances. Look for him to be back in Chicago's lineup some time this weekend.(RotoWire, )
Avisail Garcia
2014 Season
AVG
.254
HR
4
RBI
13
RUNS
10
Bio
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 240  Age: 23
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 6/12/1991, Anzoategui, Venezuela
College: None
Debut: 2012
Salary: $510,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury