The injury bug is hereAs Friday night's starter, right-hander The team announced that he was on the 15-day injured waiting list for a left groin strain.
Rookie righty Davis Martin, who was recalled from Triple-A Charlotte in order to fill Velasquez’s spot on the roster, will start against the. Martin, 25 years old, made his major league debut earlier in the season. He gave up one run in five innings against the Tigers. .
The team also reinstated pitchersAnd They had to miss a series in Toronto because of COVID-19 vaccination requirements.
Velasquez (aged 30) joins the White Sox's long list of walking injured, which also includes fellow righty(knee). Lead-off man (groin) is also listed on the injured list, as the team has lost its first three road games without its star shortstop. He is expected to be back in three weeks.
(hamstring) is currently on a rehabilitation assignment alongside Lynn, while Lynn is third baseman Due to various illnesses, has been in and off the lineup.
The team also sent back pitchersAnd Triple-A after they filled the gap for Cease and Graveman when they were on the restricted roster.
The White Sox start the day with a run differential of minus 55, which is second in the AL.