White Sox put Anderson on IL with hammy damage

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CHICAGO — The Chicago White Sox positioned shortstop Tim Anderson at the 10-day injured listing with a left hamstring pressure and reinstated outfielder Billy Hamilton after the crowning glory of his rehab project with Triple-A Charlotte.

Anderson, 28, has been out and in of the lineup over the last 10 days on account of sore legs. The group used to be hopeful he may just play Tuesday in opposition to the Pittsburgh Pirates after the Sox had the break day on Monday, however Anderson neglected that recreation and now will take extra time to heal. The transfer is retroactive to Aug. 29.

“Some lingering soreness,” White Sox supervisor Tony La Russa mentioned. “Let’s get certainty that he’s 100 percent. … The 10 days allows that to happen.”

Anderson is slashing 302/.331/.458 this yr. The Sox are 13-11 when he isn’t within the beginning lineup this season. Luis Robert has been main off with Anderson out of the lineup.

The Anderson information comes an afternoon after starter Lance Lynn went at the IL with knee irritation and Lucas Giolito left his get started with hamstring tightness.

“The exam today showed a slight hamstring (strain)” La Russa mentioned. “Will miss at least a start. … It’s optimistic that we’ll get him back sooner rather than later.”

Hamilton, 30, is again from an indirect pressure after spending August at the IL.

The group additionally recalled righty reliever Matt Foster and outfielder Gavin Sheets, and it decided on the contract of infielder Romy Gonzalez. The White Sox drafted Gonzalez within the 18th spherical in 2018. He’s considered one of seven gamers within the minors to file 20 house runs and 20 stolen bases this season.

To make room for the strikes, the White Sox designated infielder Jake Lamb for project.

The Anderson information comes an afternoon after starter Lance Lynn went at the IL with knee irritation and Lucas Giolito left his get started with hamstring tightness.

“The exam today showed a slight hamstring (strain)” La Russa mentioned. “Will miss at least a start. … It’s optimistic that we’ll get him back sooner rather than later.”


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