Dayan Viciedo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jordan Danks called up; Viciedo will get most of playing time

    Chicago Sun-Times "The White Sox called up Jordan Danks from Class AAA Charlotte to take Avisail Garcia’s place on the roster, but Dayan Viciedo will get most of the playing time with Garcia out for the season. “He’s going to get the majority of it in right field,’’ manager Robin Ventura said. Viciedo, 25,..." April 11

  • Viciedo not worried about trade rumors

    Chicago Tribune "There was no doubt the rumors would pop up this spring that Dayan Viciedo might be dealt. Viciedo’s future has been in doubt since the White Sox acquired Avisail Garcia last July, and the winter acquisition of Adam Eaton means Viciedo and Alejandro De Aza will platoon in left field. But on..." March 10

  • White Sox Avoid Arbitration With Dayan Viciedo

    MLB Trade Rumors "The White Sox have avoided arbitration with left fielder Dayan Viciedo by signing him to a one-year deal worth $2.8MM, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post (on Twitter). MLBTR contributor Matt Swartz projected that the Scott Boras client would earn exactly $2.8MM via..." January 13

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    Viciedo scratched from the starting lineup. Jordan Danks replaces him. Danks in center De Aza in left

  • Viciedo's power numbers down, but so are his strikeouts

    Chicago Tribune "Dayan Viciedo hadn't hit a home run since May 15, but he hadn't struck out in his last 12 at-bats entering play Saturday night. Hitting coach Jeff Manto prefers that his streaky slugger continue to concentrate on hitting the ball to all fields rather than trying to pull every pitch and leaving..." June 16

  • White Sox reinstate Viciedo from DL

    Chicago Tribune "The Chicago White Sox reinstated outfielder Dayan Viciedo from the 15-day disabled list before Friday night’s scheduled game against the Los Angeles Angels at U.S. Cellular Field. Outfielder Jordan Danks was optioned to Triple A Charlotte to make room for Viciedo on the active..." May 10

  • Dayan Viciedo lands on disabled list with strained oblique

    Hardball Talk "After Dayan Viciedo left Thursday’s game with a strained left oblique, he was hoping to avoid an extended absence. However, the White Sox announced this morning that Viciedo has been placed on the 15-day disabled list while Blake Tekotte has been recalled from Triple-A Charlotte. Oblique..." April 20

  • Viciedo doesn't expect DL with oblique strain

    CSN Chicago "Dayan Viciedo swung hard and missed and then winced before he dropped to a knee in the eighth inning on Thursday night. After he met with manager Robin Ventura and trainer Herm Schneider, the White Sox outfielder exited the game with a left oblique strain. The White Sox announced Viciedo is to..." April 20

  • Viciedo's clutch double lifts Sox past Jays

    CSN Chicago "Manager Robin Ventura believes the White Sox offense is still very much a work in progress at the plate. The club entered Tuesday last in the American League in walks and on-base percentage and second-to-last in runs scored. Before the game Ventura said his hitters need to take a patient..." April 17

  • Viciedo hoping some consistency kicks in

    Chicago Tribune "Dayan Viciedo worked out at third base before Monday night's game. Viciedo employing a leg kick at the plate has been a similarly infrequent sight. The leg kick has been as rare as Viciedo's production, although he hit a broken-bat RBI single off Mark Buehrle in the first inning for his first..." April 16

  • Viciedo isn't anxious about long-term deal

    Chicago Tribune "Elvis Andrus' eight-year, $120 million contract doesn't mean left fielder Dayan Viciedo will ask agent Scott Boras to negotiate a long-term deal for him with the White Sox. "I leave the business part of it to my agent," Viciedo said Wednesday morning. "It's a nice thing Elvis was able to get..." April 04

  • A first look at Dayan Viciedo's new leg kick (or lack thereof)

    South Side Sox "Since Wednesday's webcast took place while 85 percent of the world is working, I couldn't GIF the broadcast premiere of "Dayan Viciedo: Kickin' It." Which is a shame, because I could use the replays. I don't know what to make of it yet. I don't know if there's actually anything to make anything..." February 28

  • Viciedo adds leg kick, gets good early returns

    Chicago Tribune "One month remains before the start of the regular season, which is why White Sox manager Robin Ventura was only cautiously optimistic Wednesday after Dayan Viciedo collected two singles while using a leg kick before each swing. "It'll be a work in progress for a little while," Ventura said..." February 28

  • Viciedo, Flowers into swing of things

    ESPN Chicago "Forget the late-season slump and the struggles against right-handed pitching, the Chicago White Sox remain supremely confident that Dayan Viciedo will emerge as a powerful force in the American League. The latest to pick up the cause for the right-handed power hitter was hitting coach Jeff..." February 07