KANSAS CITY - Following tonight's game at Kansas City, the Chicago White Sox optioned outfielder Blake Tekotte to Class AAA Charlotte.

Tekotte, 26, is hitting .226 (7-31) with one home run and two RBI in 20 games (nine starts) over three stints with the White Sox this season.

The Sox will make a corresponding roster move prior to tomorrow's series finale against the Royals (7:10 p.m. CT).