White Sox Part Ways With 4 Players

Yolmer Sanchez, Ryan Burr and Caleb Frare weren't tendered contracts.

670 The Score Staff
December 02, 2019 - 4:17 pm

(670 The Score) The White Sox parted ways with four players Monday, hours before the deadline arrived for tendering contracts for the 2020 season.

The White Sox declined to tender contracts to infielder Yolmer Sanchez, right-hander Ryan Burr and left-hander Caleb Frare. They also released right-hander Thyago Vieira.

The organization did tender contracts to reliever Alex Colomé, left-hander Carlos Rodón, reliever Evan Marshall and utilityman Leury García, who are all arbitration-eligible.

News of the White Sox placing Sanchez on waivers had been previously reported. He hit .252 with two homers, 43 RBIs and a .638 OPS in 149 games this past season.

Burr had a 4.58 ERA in 16 appearances for the White Sox in 2019. He has a 5.52 ERA across two MLB seasons. 

Frare had a 10.13 ERA in five appearances and has a 6.52 ERA in two MLB seasons.

Vieira was released in order to pursue an opportunity to play in Japan. He had a 9.00 ERA in six appearances this past season and a 7.36 ERA across three MLB seasons.

The White Sox's 40-man roster now sits at 36 players.