White Sox option Kopech to Triple-A Charlotte

Michael Kopech of the Chicago White Sox looks on against the Texas Rangers on March 10, 2020 at Camelback Ranch in Glendale Arizona. ( Ron Vesely/Getty Images )

The Chicago White Sox optioned right-hander Michael Kopech to Triple-A Charlotte.

The 23-year-old Kopech is one of baseball's top pitching prospects.

He missed last season after he had Tommy John surgery in September 2018, but he hit triple-digits on the radar gun during his first spring training appearance on March 10.