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Daniel Palka

Daniel Palka OF

Chicago White Sox

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Daniel Bennett Palka
  • Age: 26 (October 28, 1991)
  • Birthplace: Greenville, SC
  • Bats/Throws: L/L Ht: 6' 2" Wt: 220
  • Draft: Round 3 (2013, ARI)
  • School: Georgia Tech

Daniel Palka Career Stats


Team Date Transaction
November 3, 2017 Chicago White Sox claimed OF Daniel Palka off waivers from Minnesota Twins.
October 4, 2017 Minnesota Twins activated RF Daniel Palka.
October 3, 2017 Minnesota Twins reassigned RF Daniel Palka to the minor leagues.
October 2, 2017 Minnesota Twins recalled RF Daniel Palka from Rochester Red Wings.
July 23, 2017 Rochester Red Wings activated RF Daniel Palka from the 7-day disabled list.
July 15, 2017 Rochester Red Wings sent RF Daniel Palka on a rehab assignment to GCL Twins.
May 30, 2017 Rochester Red Wings placed RF Daniel Palka on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 29, 2017. Fractured index finger on left hand.
March 18, 2017 Minnesota Twins optioned RF Daniel Palka to Rochester Red Wings.
November 18, 2016 Minnesota Twins selected the contract of Daniel Palka from Rochester Red Wings.
July 7, 2016 RF Daniel Palka assigned to Rochester Red Wings from Chattanooga Lookouts.
April 6, 2016 OF Daniel Palka assigned to Chattanooga Lookouts from Fort Myers Miracle.
March 21, 2016 1B Daniel Palka assigned to Minnesota Twins.
November 10, 2015 Minnesota Twins traded C Chris Herrmann to Arizona Diamondbacks for 1B Daniel Palka.
November 10, 2015 1B Daniel Palka assigned to Fort Myers Miracle.
April 6, 2015 OF Daniel Palka assigned to Visalia Rawhide from Kane County Cougars.
March 24, 2015 Daniel Palka assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
August 27, 2014 Daniel Palka roster status changed by South Bend Silver Hawks.
March 31, 2014 1B Daniel Palka assigned to South Bend Silver Hawks from Hillsboro Hops.
August 21, 2013 1B Daniel Palka assigned to Hillsboro Hops from Missoula Osprey.
June 19, 2013 Daniel Palka assigned to Missoula Osprey.
June 18, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks signed 1B Daniel Palka.
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Daniel Palka Awards and Honors

Daniel Palka  OF

Daniel Palka
  • Full Name: Daniel Bennett Palka
  • Born: October 28, 1991
  • Age: 26
  • Birthplace: Greenville, SC
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 220
  • Draft: Round 3 (2013, ARI)
  • School: Georgia Tech

Finished 2015 ranked by as the Twins' No. 30 prospect. ... Traded from the D-backs to the Minnesota Twins for Chris Hermann on Nov. 10, 2015. ... Selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the third round of the 2013 First-Year Player Draft out of Georgia Tech. ... Was named first team All-American by Baseball America and NCBWA in 2013, becoming the first Yellow Jackets outfielder to receive the honor since Jay Payton in 1994. ... Also was named first team All-Atlantic Coast Conference. ... Led the ACC with a career-high 17 homers while batting .342 with 13 doubles, three triples and 66 RBIs in 2013. ... Also went 2-1 with a 0.69 ERA in eight games.