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Johnson Named White Sox Assistant Hitting Coach

Former Big Leaguer Spent Two Seasons as Knights Hitting Coach
November 30, 2022

Chris Johnson, who spent the 2021 and 2022 seasons as the hitting coach for the Charlotte Knights, was added to the Chicago White Sox major league coaching staff on November 29. Johnson, 38, will serve as Chicago’s assistant hitting coach for the 2023 season. The White Sox finalized the team’s

Exciting Ice Hockey Action Coming to Truist Field

Charlotte Rush to Play Ballpark’s First-Ever Ice Hockey Game on Friday, UNC Charlotte Club Team Hosts Wake Forest Club Team on Saturday
November 15, 2022

FIRST-EVER ICE HOCKEY GAME SET FOR THIS FRIDAY AT TRUIST FIELD This week, Truist Field will host three exciting ice hockey games on the ballpark’s newly-installed, regulation-sized ice rink in the outfield. The Charlotte Rush, a Tier III Junior Hockey Program in the USPHL (United States Premier Hockey League), will

Mark Payton Named a 2022 Triple-A All-Star 

Charlotte Outfielder Led the Knights in Nearly Every Offensive Category in 2022
November 7, 2022

(UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- Outfielder Mark Payton, who led the Charlotte Knights in nearly every offensive category this past season, was named as a 2022 Triple-A All-Star, as announced by Minor League Baseball earlier today. Payton was named as the designated hitter on the 2022 International League All-Star Team. Votes

2022 World Series Ties to the Knights

Manuel, Velandia & Threets, Former Knights in Postseason
October 28, 2022

When the 2022 World Series gets underway on Friday, October 28, the Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros will go head-to-head for baseball superiority. The 2022 World Series starts with game one in Houston at Minute Maid Park on Friday night and the Astros enter play with a 7-0 record in

Player Profile: Oscar Colás

It Was An Impressive 2022 Campaign for the 24-Year-Old
October 26, 2022

OF Oscar Colás entered the 2022 season ranked as the number two prospect in the Chicago White Sox system by MLB.com. He certainly lived up to that high praise. A native of Havana, Cuba, Colás was signed by the White Sox as a free agent on January 25, 2022. He

Player Profile: Mark Payton

Outfielder Thrived in Charlotte, Led Team in Numerous Categories
October 19, 2022

OF Mark Payton excelled in his first year in the Chicago White Sox organization. Signed by the organization as a free agent this past offseason, Payton spent the majority of the 2022 campaign with the Charlotte Knights and was one of the top players in the entire International League. His

September Highlights: Foster & Sosa Impressed

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 8, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

August Highlights: Perez & Sánchez Prevailed

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 7, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

July Highlights: Kubat & Payton Stood Out

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 6, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

June Highlights: Finnegan & Rutherford Excelled

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 5, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

May Highlights: Martin & Zavala Led the Way

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 4, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

April Highlights: Benjamin & Remillard Shined

A Month-by-Month Recap of the 2022 Season
October 3, 2022

The 2022 season for the Charlotte Knights yielded some strong performances for many of the players within the Chicago White Sox organization. Charlotte Knights Media Relations Associate, Sam Perry, took a month-by-month look back at the 2022 season. In this six-part series, Perry highlights the top players from each month

Knights Conclude 2022 Campaign with 9-5 Loss 

Nick Ciuffo & Craig Dedelow Homered in the Season Finale
September 28, 2022

(UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights wrapped up the 2022 regular season on Wednesday afternoon with a 9-5 loss against the Durham Bulls from Truist Field in Uptown Charlotte. Charlotte center fielder Tyler Neslony had a solid day at the plate. Neslony went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two

Knights Fall to Bulls 10-1 on Tuesday

Colás Drove Home Charlotte’s Lone Run of the Game
September 27, 2022

(UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped game two of the six-game series against the Durham Bulls by a score of 10-1 on Tuesday night in front of a crowd of 9,380 fans at Truist Field. Charlotte outfielder Oscar Colás continued his solid hitting and went 1-4 with the

Knights Drop Opener to Bulls 6-2 Monday

Oscar Colás Recorded a Four-Hit Game for Charlotte
September 26, 2022

(UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped the opening game of a three-game series against the Durham Bulls on Monday night by a score of 6-2 from Truist Field in Uptown Charlotte. Chicago White Sox number two prospect Oscar Colás made his Truist Field debut on Monday and recorded

Wright & Neslony Activated off Injured List

Righty Gets the Start in Game One of the Series
September 26, 2022

The Charlotte Knights have announced two roster moves ahead of Monday's 6:35 p.m. ET game against the Durham Bulls from Truist Field in Uptown Charlotte. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. tonight. RHP Mike Wright was activated off the Injured List today and will start tonight’s game for the Knights. Wright,

Knights Fall to 'Shrimp 12-3 on Sunday

Catcher Carlos Pérez Hit His 21st Homer of the Season
September 25, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) – The Charlotte Knights dropped the finale of a six-game series against the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp by a score of 12-3 on Sunday afternoon from 121 Financial Ballpark in Jacksonville, FL. With the loss, the two teams split the six-game series, 3-3. Overall, the Knights went 4-8 on

Big Night for Colás, Knights Win 13-11 Saturday

Charlotte Outfielder Hit Two Homer in Game Five
September 24, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) – Center fielder Oscar Colás launched two home runs to help guide the Charlotte Knights to a thrilling 13-11 win in 10 innings over the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp on Saturday night in game five of the six-game series from 121 Financial Ballpark in Jacksonville, FL. With the win,

Payton Promoted to White Sox on Saturday

Outfielder Was Leading Knights in Many Offensive Categories
September 24, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) -- The Charlotte Knights have announced three roster moves ahead of tonight’s 6:35 p.m. ET game against the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp from 121 Financial Ballpark in Jacksonville, FL. OF Mark Payton was recalled by the Chicago White Sox today. This season with the Knights, Payton is hitting .293

Knights Beat the 'Shrimp 7-5 on Friday

Payton’s Four RBIs Lead Charlotte to Solid Win Over Jacksonville
September 23, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) – Mark Payton’s 2022 season will go down as one of the finest in Charlotte Knights franchise history. His performance on Friday night is just another example. Payton drove home four runs, including a bases-clearing, three-run double in the seventh inning to lead the Knights to a 7-5

Burger Activated off the Injured List

Infielder Hitting .267 with Knights This Season
September 23, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) -- The Charlotte Knights have announced two roster moves ahead of tonight’s 7:05 p.m. ET game against the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp from 121 Financial Ballpark in Jacksonville, FL. INF Jake Burger was activated off the Charlotte Knights injured list today. He was placed on the IL on August

Knights Fall to Jumbo Shrimp 9-4 Thursday

Haseley & Adolfo Launched Homers for Charlotte
September 22, 2022

(JACKSONVILLE, FL) -- The Charlotte Knights dropped game three of the six-game series against the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp by a score of 9-4 on Thursday night from 121 Financial Ballpark in Jacksonville, FL. The Jumbo Shrimp currently lead the series, 2-1. Charlotte left fielder Adam Haseley had a solid night