The Chicago White Sox, on March 16th, optioned former Gilman and Wake Forest baseball star Gavin Sheets to the Charlotte Knights, their Triple-A affiliate. Sheets, who is on the White Sox’s 40-man roster, had been in big league camp this spring and will be playing above the AA level for the first time this year. In 2019, he hit 16 home runs in 464 at bats at AA Birmingham and has hit 26 long balls in 301 minor league games. Sheets, the son of Gilman and former Baltimore Orioles’ outfielder Larry Sheets, was selected in the 2nd round (49th overall pick) of the 2017 MLB Draft.