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The worst-kept White Sox secret in quite some time became official on Tuesday, when general manager Rick Hahn announced Reynaldo Lopez as the team's starter for Friday against the Royals.
The White Sox moved their top five prospects, according to MLBPipeline.com, to Minor League camp prior to Tuesday night's game with the Rangers. None of the moves came as much of a surprise.
|March 21, 2017||Chicago White Sox optioned RHP Lucas Giolito to Charlotte Knights.|
|December 7, 2016||Chicago White Sox traded CF Adam Eaton to Washington Nationals for RHP Lucas Giolito, RHP Reynaldo Lopez and RHP Dane Dunning.|
|October 14, 2016||Washington Nationals activated RHP Lucas Giolito.|
|October 7, 2016||Washington Nationals reassigned RHP Lucas Giolito to the minor leagues.|
|September 6, 2016||Washington Nationals recalled RHP Lucas Giolito from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|August 29, 2016||Washington Nationals optioned RHP Lucas Giolito to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|August 28, 2016||Washington Nationals recalled Lucas Giolito from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|July 25, 2016||Washington Nationals optioned RHP Lucas Giolito to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|July 24, 2016||Washington Nationals recalled Lucas Giolito from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|July 16, 2016||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Syracuse Chiefs from Hagerstown Suns.|
|July 12, 2016||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Hagerstown Suns from Syracuse Chiefs.|
|July 8, 2016||Washington Nationals optioned RHP Lucas Giolito to Syracuse Chiefs.|
|June 28, 2016||Washington Nationals selected the contract of Lucas Giolito from Harrisburg Senators.|
|February 15, 2016||Washington Nationals invited non-roster RHP Lucas Giolito to spring training.|
|July 25, 2015||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Harrisburg Senators from Potomac Nationals.|
|May 5, 2015||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Potomac Nationals from Auburn Doubledays.|
|August 23, 2014||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Auburn Doubledays from Hagerstown Suns.|
|July 15, 2014||Hagerstown Suns activated RHP Lucas Giolito from the temporarily inactive list.|
|July 12, 2014||Hagerstown Suns placed RHP Lucas Giolito on the temporarily inactive list.|
|March 31, 2014||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Hagerstown Suns from Auburn Doubledays.|
|August 19, 2013||RHP Lucas Giolito assigned to Auburn Doubledays from GCL Nationals.|
|July 18, 2012||Lucas Giolito assigned to GCL Nationals.|
|July 13, 2012||Washington Nationals signed RHP Lucas Giolito.|
Single … Twitter: @LGio27. Is a 2012 graduate of Harvard Westlake High School in Los Angeles … went 9-1 with a 1.00 ERA and 78 strikeouts in his senior season, tossing four complete games and three shutouts. Parents Rick Giolito and Lindsay Frost are Hollywood actors.
Appeared in six games (four starts) over four stints with Washington in his first major-league season … made a combined 21 starts between Class A Hagerstown, Class AA Harrisburg and Class AAA Syracuse. His contract was purchased from Harrisburg on 6/28 and made his major-league debut that day as the starter vs. New York-NL … tossed 4.0 scoreless IP, allowing one hit with his first career strikeout (Asdrubal Cabrera). At the time of his promotion, ranked second in the EL in strikeouts per 9.0 IP (9.1), seventh in strikeouts (72) and ninth in ERA (3.17). Recorded four strikeouts in his second career start on 7/7 at the Mets (4 ER/3.2 IP) … was optioned to Syracuse following the game … was recalled on 7/24 and made his third start that day vs. San Diego (2 ER/3.1 IP) … was optioned back to Syracuse following the game. Was recalled a third time on 8/28 … suffered his first career loss that day vs. Colorado (4 ER/5.0 IP) … was optioned back to Syracuse following the game … was recalled for the fourth and final time on 9/6, making two relief appearances. Went a combined 6-5 with a 2.97 ERA (38 ER/115.1 IP), 116 strikeouts and a .239 (104-435) opponents average over his three minor-league stops … averaged 9.1 strikeouts per 9.0 IP and led all Nationals minor-leaguers in ERA. Earned EL Pitcher of the Week honors for the period of 6/6- 12, going 2-0 with a 0.69 ERA (1 ER/13.0 IP) and 20 strikeouts in two starts … struck out a minor-league, career-high 12 over 7.0 IP on 6/10 vs. Akron. Entered the season rated as the No. 1 Prospect in the Washington organization and the No. 5 Prospect in baseball by Baseball America … was ranked by MLB.com as the No. 3 Prospect in MLB in their preseason rankings. Following the season, was rated by Baseball America as the No. 5 Prospect and Best Pitcher in the Eastern League. Sox acquisition recommended by John Tumminia/Keith Staab.