Originally Posted by Optipessimism
BTW I don't like sending some of the better pitching prospects to the AFL for the extra work. I'd rather send them home to get their work done. Send the Wes Whislers and the like instead.
One of the reasons they do this is to see if they want to add a guy to the 40 man. Lucas Harrell is already on the 40 man and I think they know what they've got in Poreda, but it's a good test for the other two, plus it lets the White Sox evaluate them vs. other team's top prospects.