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26 Avisail Garcia RF
Height/Weight: 6-4/240 | Birthdate: 6/12/1991 | Birthplace: Anaco Edo, Anzoategui, Venezuela | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Chicago | College: None | MLB Experience: 4 | Salary: $490,000 | Owned/Started%: 60/36 | Average Draft Position: 178.67
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White Sox RF Avisail Garcia not in Thursday lineup


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(7/30/2015) The White Sox are giving right fielder Avisail Garcia the night off Thursday in Boston. J.B. Shuck is in his place in the lineup.

Garcia will not get a chance to extend his five-game hitting streak unless he emerges from the bench.


J.B. Shuck gives Avisail Garcia day off for White Sox


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia isn't in the starting lineup for Saturday's game. 

Garcia will miss his 10th start of the year and first in 23 games.

J.B. Shuck replaces Garcia in right and will bat seventh in the lineup. He's started all 10 games that Garcia has missed this year. 


Avisail Garcia has two hits for White Sox


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia went 2 for 3 with a walk in Friday's win over the Royals in a doubleheader nightcap. 

Garcia had his first multi-hit game since July 8 and hit his first triple since 2013. 

Garcia scored once and got at least one hit for the third time in the last four games.


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia gets four hits in win over Blue Jays


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(7/9/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia went 4 for 5 with a double and a RBI in Wednesday's win over the Blue Jays.

Garcia is hitting .395 with 17 hits, three doubles and five RBI over his last 11 games.


White Sox's Avisail Garcia has nine-game hitting streak snapped


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(7/7/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia went 0 for 4 in Tuesday's loss to Toronto. Garcia struck out twice.

The hitless game snapped a nine-game hitting streak for Garcia. He hit .382 with .862 OPS over the streak. 


Avisail Garcia drives in two runs for White Sox


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia went 2 for 3 in Sunday's loss to Detroit. 

Garcia is 5 for 11 over the last three games. 

Garcia had a sacrifice fly and drove in two runs in the game, giving him three over the last three games and 29 for the season. 

Garcia also made a home-run saving catch in the fifth inning. 


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia in hitting slump since belting last HR


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(6/23/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia singled twice and totaled one run during a 13-2 loss Monday at Minnesota. It was his first multihit game in 11 starts and his 17th multihit game this season.

Since hitting his seventh home run June 8, Garcis is batting just .178 (8 for 45) with no extra-base hits, one RBI, three runs, two walks, 17 strikeouts and one stolen base in his last 12 games.


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia out of starting lineup Thursday


by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(6/18/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia will not start against the Pirates on Thursday.

Garcia, who managed to snap a four-game hitless streak on Wednesday, has gone cold at the plate in the last week and will not start in right field for just the ninth time all season. He will be replaced by J.B. Shuck.

In his last seven games, Garcia is hitting .080 with just two hits in 25 at-bats.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia hits two-run home run in Monday's win


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/9/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia hit a two-run home run to propel the White Sox to a 3-1 win over the Astros on Monday.

Garcia hit the two-run shot off Lance McCullers in the fourth inning. It was his only hit in three at-bats during the game.

Prior to Monday's game, Garcia had been hitting .150 with two home runs and five RBI in his last 12 games.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia drives in three runs in Sunday's loss


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/7/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia drove in three runs Sunday, but it was not enough as the White Sox fell 6-4 to the Tigers.

Garcia went 1 for 3 during the loss, but his one hit was a three-run home run off Alfredo Simon in the first inning.

Prior to Sunday's performance, Garcia had been hitting .135 with one run and two RBI in his last 11 games.


Avisail Garcia goes deep for White Sox


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(6/6/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia hit a solo home run in the seventh inning and ended Friday's win over Detroit with a walk-off hit-by-pitch. 

Garcia went 1 for 4. The home run was his fifth of the year, and the two RBI gave him 20. 


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia back for White Sox on Saturday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5/30/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia has returned to the lineup Saturday in Houston after losing the last five games to a knee injury.

Garcia hopes he can heat back up at the plate. He has just three hits in his last 17 at-bats.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia could be back Saturday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5/29/2015) The absence of White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia from the lineup with a knee injury will continue Friday night against host Houston. He has been sidelined since Monday.

Garcia did tell CSN Chicago that he ran Friday and will also take fly balls and batting practice. The team is reporting that he could plays Saturday.

He will return in a 3-for-17 slump that has weakened his slash line to a still-wonderful .327/.365/.456.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia unable to start in doubleheader


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/28/2015) As expected, White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia did not return to the starting lineup for the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Orioles. He missed a fourth straight game due to a knee injury.

White Sox manager Robin Ventura said before the first game that it was unlikely Garcia would start Thursday due to lingering right knee inflammation. He has started just twice in the last eight games.


White Sox's Garcia (knee) likely won't start in doubleheader


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/28/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia did not return to the starting lineup for the first game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Blue Jays, missing a third straight start due to a knee injury. Manager Robin Ventura is also expecting Garcia to not start in the second game.

Garcia has started just twice in the last seven games due to right knee inflammation.


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia (knee) unable to start Tuesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/26/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia was held out of the starting lineup Tuesday against the Blue Jays after leaving Monday's game due to right knee inflammation. J.B. Shuck started in right field for Chicago.

Garcia has been sidelined three times in the last five games due to knee inflammation. Garcia is mired in a 3-for-17 slump in his last six games, but he has a .342/.381/.506/.887 slash line in May.

Manager Robin Ventura said he will likely keep Garcia out of the starting lineup on Wednesday as well to avoid having Garcia play on the turf in Toronto.

"As of right now, we're going to see if we can get him off the turf and give him a few days of not doing anything here and see how he looks when we got to Baltimore," Ventura told reporters, per ESPN.com.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia battling right knee inflammation


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/25/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia was forced to leave Monday's game against the Blue Jays while battling right knee inflammation, according to The Chicago Sun-Times.

Garcia returned to the lineup on Sunday after missing two games, but was forced to leave early on Monday and is considered day to day with the injury. Garcia is hitting .322 with 18 RBI in 146 at-bats this season.


Avisail Garcia returns to White Sox lineup


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(5/24/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia will return to the lineup on Sunday. 

Garcia is batting fifth in the order and returns after two games with a sore knee. 

The White Sox also flipped positions of Jose Abreu and Adam LaRoche for the game. Abreu will play DH for the sixth time this year, while LaRoche plays first for the seventh time.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia out a second game Saturday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/23/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia missed a second straight start Saturday against the Twins due to a knee injury. J.B. Shuck started in right field for a second straight game.

Garcia has a .329/.370/.500/.870 slash line in 19 May games. He also has three home runs, four doubles and 14 RBI.


Knee inflammation sidelines White Sox RF Avisail Garcia


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(5/22/2015) The knee inflammation that has plagued White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia recently has him scratched from the Friday night game against Minnesota, per the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

J.B. Shuck is set to play in his place.

After the game, manager Robin Ventura said Garcia could miss a game or two because of the injury, reports CSN Chicago. Garcia said there was no structural damage to the knee and he'll see how he feels Saturday before determining if he can play. 

Garcia had been hot at the plate, but struggled mightily in a four-game series against Cleveland with just one hit in 14 at-bats. He still owns a fine slash line of .319/.359//451.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia in the lineup on Tuesday


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/19/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia is in the starting lineup on Tuesday against the Indians, the team announced.

Garcia left Monday's game in the 10th when after drawing a walk, he gingerly made his way to first base, but was noticeably grimacing. He left after feeling something in his knee as a precaution, manager Robin Ventura said.

"A little bit sore, a little bit of pain, but it's just inflammation," Garcia said Tuesday to ESPN. "I'm taking (anti-inflammatory medication) right now, put on some ice and that’s it."

Garcia is hitting .338 with 17 RBI in 133 at-bats this season. The White Sox are currently the favorites (-135) against Cleveland.


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia exits Monday's game with knee issue


by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer
(5/18/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia left Monday's game against the Indians with inflammation in his right knee after leading off the bottom of the 10th inning of a tie game with a walk, the team has announced.

J.B. Shuck replaced Garcia as a pinch runner and scored the winning run on a base hit by Carlos Sanchez.

"[Garcia] felt something in the knee and we’re just being really cautious with him to make sure," White Sox manager Robin Ventura said, reported by the Chicago Sun Times. "He felt he could probably stay in there."

Garcia was 0 for 3 for the game.


White Sox OF Avisail Garcia carrying the offense early on


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/18/2015) White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia is carrying the load early on for Chicago. Garcia is hitting .346 with four home runs and 17 RBI in 130 at-bats so far this season, something Garcia didn't expect to happen so quickly, according to ESPN.com.

"No, but I was prepared, but just play hard and try to have good at-bats and try to swing at good pitches and work the count," Garcia said.

Manager Robin Ventura is loving his plate discipline so far.

"Avi, he's an intelligent player, he pays attention, has drive and wants to be good," Ventura said. "So those are things that rub off on each other and they're both good for each other to be right next to each other not only in the lineup but in the clubhouse."


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia crushes fourth home run of the year


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2015) White Sox RF Avisail Garcia went 3 for 5 at the plate in Chicago's 7-3 win over the Athletics on Sunday.

Garcia did his damage in the ninth inning when he crushed a two-run home run off Tyler Clippard over the right field wall, his fourth of the season.

"I feel confident," Garcia said, per the Chicago Tribune. "I see pitches, see what they want to do to me. You've got to be patient and intelligent."

Garcia, who also singled twice, is now hitting .343 with 17 RBI in 130 at-bats this season. He's managed six multihit efforts over his last eight starts.

"He plugs along," manager Robin Ventura said. "Some teams might focus a little bit on Jose (Abreu), and not that you forget about Avi, but he's lurking there. He swings the bat real nice, has a nice approach inside out."


White Sox RF Avisail Garcia posts perfect day at the plate


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(5/17/2015) White Sox right fielder Avisail Garcia went 3 for 3 at the plate in Chicago's 4-3 win over the Athletics on Saturday.

Garcia, who also doubled, singled to center in the third inning to bring home two runs. Garcia is now hitting .333 with 15 RBI in 125 at-bats this season.