Sox Promote Borchard; Harris to DL


Posted May 23, 2003


(SN Report #501) - The White Sox today promoted Joe Borchard from triple-A Charlotte. This move is a result of the shoulder injury to centerfielder Willie Harris, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 22.

This will be the second time Borchard has played with the Sox. He made his major league debut with the Sox in 2002, hitting .222 (8-36) with two home runs and five RBIs in 16 games.

Borchard was struggling at the plate with the Knights, hitting .224 (30-134) with three home runs and 20 RBIs in 34 games. He was sidelined early in the season with a wrist injury.

It is not yet known whether or not Borchard will be in the White Sox line up tonight against the Detroit Tigers.


Related Stories
Calling up Borchard May Be Beneficial
 -by SoxHardball.com  May 23, 2003
Crede Error, Sluggish Offense Proves Costly
 -by SoxHardball.com  May 23, 2003
Same Old Loaiza, but Same Old Offense
 -by SoxHardball.com  May 24, 2003

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> MiLB &
   MLB Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from SoxHardball.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Baseball > Chi White Sox
[View My HotList]