White Sox put De Aza on DL, bring up Danks

The Chicago White Sox placed outfielder and leadoff hitter

Alejandro De Aza on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with bruised

left ribs and recalled outfielder Jordan Danks from Triple-A


De Aza is hitting .281 with six home runs, 44 RBIs and 21 stolen

bases in 111 games this season.

Danks batted .265 with one homer and three RBIs in 29 games with

the White Sox from June 7-August 12 before being optioned to

Charlotte. He hit his first major league home run on Aug. 10 vs.

Oakland, a game-ending solo shot in the ninth inning to give the

Sox a 4-3 victory.

Dewayne Wise has taken over in center field for the White Sox in

De Aza’s absence.