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Chicago White Sox activiate Adam Engel, DFA Adam Eaton

Jun 19, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Engel (15) hits a single during the third inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago White Sox reinstated Adam Engel from the 10-day injured list and designated fellow outfielder Adam Eaton for assignment on Wednesday.

Engel, 29, was placed on the injured list on June 22 with a strained right hamstring.

Engel is batting .241 with three home runs, four RBIs and five runs scored in 10 games this season, his fifth with the White Sox. He began the 2021 season on the injured list with a strained right hamstring and made his season debut on June 6.

Eaton, 32, is a career .278 hitter, but he has struggled to find his swing this season. In 58 games, he is batting .201 with eight doubles, two triples, five home runs and 28 RBIs. He has scored 33 runs and struck out 55 times.

–Field Level Media