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Daily White Sox prospects update: Michael Kopech roughed up in shortest outing this season

/ by Vinnie Duber
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Here's your daily update on what the White Sox highly touted prospects are doing in the minor leagues.

Triple-A Charlotte

Michael Kopech was torched for seven runs in just two innings in this one, a 9-2 loss. He gave up five hits and walked four in his shortest outing of the season. The White Sox top-ranked pitching prospect has a 4.89 ERA with Charlotte on the campaign.

Double-A Birmingham

Seby Zavala hit his 11th home run of the season in a 7-5 loss. Zavala had two hits, scored a pair of runs and drove in two runs, while Eloy Jimenez had a hit, a walk and two runs scored.

Class A Winston-Salem

The Dash grabbed two wins in a doubleheader: one by an 11-3 score, the other by a 2-1 score. Blake Rutherford had two hits on the day, including a double. Joel Booker had three hits.

Class A Kannapolis

The White Sox minor league pitcher of the month for May, Blake Battenfield, allowed just one earned run in five innings and lowered his season ERA to 1.59 in this 3-2 loss. Evan Skoug had two hits, and Luis Gonzalez had one.