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Chicago White Sox place Adam Engel (shoulder) on IL

Jul 29, 2021; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Adam Engel (15) makes a sliding catch against the Kansas City Royals during the seventh inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 29, 2021; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Adam Engel (15) makes a sliding catch against the Kansas City Royals during the seventh inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago White Sox placed outfielder Adam Engel on the 10-day injured list Monday because of left shoulder inflammation.

The move was made retroactive to Friday.

Engel, 30, is batting .248 with seven homers and 18 RBIs in 33 games this season. He is a career .224 hitter with 28 homers and 106 RBIs in 399 games with the White Sox.

Also on Monday, Chicago promoted Mike Wright and Ryan Burr from Triple-A Charlotte, optioned fellow right-hander Matt Foster to the Knights and designated righty Zack Burdi for assignment.

Wright, 31, has posted a 7-5 record with a 3.40 ERA in 16 starts with Charlotte this season. He is 10-12 with one save and a 6.03 ERA in 110 career games with the Baltimore Orioles (2015-19) and Seattle Mariners (2019).

Burr, 27, owns a 2-1 record with a 2.95 ERA in 19 appearances (one start) with the White Sox this season.

Foster, 26, sports a 2-1 record with one save and a 5.67 ERA in 31 relief appearances this season.

Burdi, 26, had a 6.00 ERA without recording a decision in six games with the White Sox this season.

–Field Level Media