White Sox Call Up Viciedo
June 18, 2010
Many of you have problem already seen in today’s papers, but this afternoon the White Sox officially recalled infielder Dayan Viciedo from Class AAA Charlotte and designated infielder Jayson Nix for assignment.
Viciedo, 21, is hitting .290 (69-238) with 14 home runs, 34 RBI and a .525 slugging percentage in 62 games with Charlotte this season. The 5-foot-11, 240-pounder appeared in 51 games at first base and 10 at third.
Viciedo ranks fourth in the International League in home runs and 10th in slugging percentage. He homered in each of his last three games with the Knights and was 11-28 (.393) over his last eight contests.