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White Sox recall Alejandro De Aza from Class AAA Charlotte
07/27/2011 12:36 PM ET

CHICAGO - Prior to today's game vs. Detroit, the Chicago White Sox recalled outfielder Alejandro De Aza from Class AAA Charlotte.

De Aza, 27, was hitting .322 (124-385) with 29 doubles, five triples, nine home runs and 37 RBI in 98 games with the Knights this season. He ranks among the International League leaders in hits (1st, 124), total bases (1st, 190), average (2nd), runs scored (T2nd, 64), doubles (T3rd), stolen bases (5th, 22) and triples (T5th).

The 6-foot-0, 190-pounder appeared in 19 games with the White Sox in 2010, going 9-30 (.300) with three doubles and seven runs scored. He is a .242 (47-194) hitter in 82 major-league games with Florida (2007, '09) and the White Sox (2010).

De Aza will wear uniform No. 30.

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