The White Sox have placed 35-year old lefty swinging outfielder Kosuke Fukudome on the 15-day disabled list due to a back injury. Fukudome has played in 24 games for the White Sox this year and he is 7 for 41 (.171 avg, .489 OPS) with 2 runs scored, 0 homers and 4 RBIs. The White Sox have called up 25-year old lefty swinging outfielder Jordan Danks (John Danks’ brother) to replace Fukudome on the active roster. Danks has played in 57 games in AAA-ball this year and he was 58 for 192 (.302 avg, .934 OPS) with 32 runs scored, 8 homers, 28 RBIs and 5 stolen bases. He has now played in 422 games in his first five years in the minors and he is 406 of 1,542 (.263 avg, .772 OPS) with 244 runs scored, 41 homers, 183 RBIs and 51 stolen bases.