Outfielder and Designated Hitter
6-2, 220lb (188cm, 99kg)
Chicago White Sox (majors)
October 28, 1991
in Greenville, SC
Draft: Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 19th round of the 2010 MLB June Amateur Draft from Greer HS (Greer, SC) and the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 3rd round of the 2013 MLB June Amateur Draft from Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA).
High School: Greer HS (Greer, SC)
School: Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
April 25, 2018
19,225th in MLB history)
Exceeded rookie limits during 2018 season
2019 Contract Status:
Service Time (01/2019): 0.160
Arb Eligible: 2021
Free Agent: 2025
Full Name: Daniel Bennett Palka
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2018 White Sox
(62-100, 4th place in AL Central)
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