Prior to today's games vs. Detroit, the Chicago White Sox recalled right-handed pitcher Anthony Ranaudo from Class AAA Charlotte. He takes the roster spot of left-hander Chris Sale, who has been placed on the suspended list by the club.
Prior to today's game, the Chicago White Sox purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner from Class AAA Charlotte and transferred third baseman Matt Davidson to the 60-day disabled list.
Prior to tonight's game vs. the New York Yankees, the Chicago White Sox placed catcher Alex Avila on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and purchased the contract of catcher Omar Narvaez from Class AAA Charlotte. To make room for Narvaez on the 40-man roster, the White Sox transferred right-handed pitcher Jake Petricka to the 60-day disabled list.
Gonzalez, 23, was designated for assignment on June 25 after hitting .158 (23-146) with five doubles, seven RBI, 14 walks and 14 runs scored over 44 games with Class AA Corpus Christi in the Astros organization. He has thrown out 45.5 percent (18-33) of attempted basestealers this season.
Prior to tonight's game at Houston, the Chicago White Sox placed third baseman Matt Davidson on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right foot and recalled infielder Carlos Sanchez from Class AAA Charlotte.