Sunday, July 13, 2014

Game 97: Charlotte Knights vs. Syracuse Chiefs

Here are the lineups:

Knights (39-58)
Marcus Semien SS
Tyler Saladino DH
Jordan Danks CF
Matt Davidson 3B
Andy Wilkins 1B
Matt Tuiasosopo LF
Michael Taylor RF
Miguel Gonzalez C
Justin Jirschele 2B*
Pitching: RHP Bobby Doran (2-4, 5.36 ERA w/ OKC)**

Chiefs (56-38)
Jeff Kobernus CF
Will Rhymes 2B
Steven Souza Jr. RF
Tyler Moore 1B
Zach Walters 3B
Destin Hood LF
Greg Dobbs DH
Sandy Leon C
Josh Johnson SS
Pitching: RHP Taylor Hill (9-3, 2.04 ERA)

*Triple-A Debut
** Charlotte Knights Debut

Game time: 2:05 p.m.

TV/Radio: / ESPN 730

Notes: Carlos Sanchez was officially called up to the Chicago White Sox today. He’s starting at shortstop and batting second. … The Knights called up Justin Jirschele from A+ Winston-Salem to take Sanchez’ roster spot. Jirschele was hitting .343 (34-for-99) in 33 games with the Dash. … In another move this morning, the White Sox have released RHP Henry Rodriguez (0-1, 21.60 ERA in 1.2 IP) and added RHP Andre Rienzo (who was optioned back to Triple-A by Chicago following last night’s game) to the roster, which now stands at 25. … Micah Johnson is set to play for the US Team in today’s Futures Game at Minnesota’s Target Field. You can catch the game live starting at 3 p.m. on the MLB Network. … Chiefs’ starter Taylor Hill currently leads the IL with a 2.04 ERA.