Mar 28, 2014; Birmingham, Al, USA; Chicago White Sox second basemanMicah Johnson
(83) turns a double play as Birmingham Barons short stopJaime Pedroza
(3) slides at Regions Field. Mandatory Credit: Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports
Johnson is listed as one of eight infielders on the US Roster, as he’s in Triple-A Charlotte, playing for the Knights.
The second baseman, Johnson, is batting .279 with the Knights in 24 games played this season in Triple-A. He’s also played Double-A baseball this season. In 37 games in Double-A he batted .329 with three home runs and 16 RBIs.
Johnson is listed as the No. 2 prospect for the White Sox, while Montas is No. 16. The No. 1 White Sox prospect is Matt Davidson.
Montas is 3-0 with a 1.64 ERA in nine starts with the Winston-Salem Dash. In those starts he’s pitched 55 innings, allowing 10 earned runs and walking 11. Montas has struck out 51 batters in Advanced Class-A baseball.
The MiLB Futures Game will be played on Sunday, July 13 at Target Field, the home of the Minnesota Twins. It is scheduled to start at 5 p.m. ET.