Gordon Beckham Added To Soxfest 2013 Lineup

CHICAGO – Infielder Gordon Beckham has been added to the Chicago White Sox roster of attendees for SoxFest 2013 located at the Palmer House Hilton on Friday, January 25, Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27, 2013.

In addition to Beckham, current White Sox players scheduled to attend SoxFest 2013 include: John Danks, Tyler Flowers, Gavin Floyd, Nate Jones, Paul Konerko, Jake Peavy, Alexei Ramirez, Addison Reed, Chris Sale, Hector Santiago, Matt Thornton, Dayan Viciedo, as well as new first base coach and former Sox slugger Daryl Boston, new bullpen coach and record-setting team closer Bobby Thigpen and manager Robin Ventura.

Two-night hotel reservations at the Palmer House Hilton for SoxFest, along with weekend passes to the event, remain available.  Hotel packages must be booked by noon tomorrow.  To purchase passes, or for more information on SoxFest 2013, visit whitesox.com/soxfest or call the SoxFest hotline at (312) 609-1915.

SoxFest 2013 dates and times are:  Friday, January 25, 4 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, January 26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sunday, January 27, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.