Following today's game vs. Atlanta, the Chicago White Sox optioned third baseman Brent Morel to Class AAA Charlotte.

Morel, 26, is hitting .200 (5-25) with no home runs and one RBI in 12 games over two stints with the White Sox this season. He was batting .283 (71-251) with 20 doubles, five home runs and 40 RBI in 68 games with Charlotte before being recalled by Chicago on July 3.

The Sox will make a corresponding roster move prior to tomorrow night's game vs. Detroit.