Chicago – White Sox escort Danny Mendic He will miss the rest of the season due to a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee and a defensive player Adam Engel The team said Thursday it is heading to its 10-day injury list with a right hamstring injury.
Mendic was playing a shortstop when he hit the left player Adam Hasley In a false popup in Wednesday’s 9-5 loss to Toronto. He will need surgery, although no date has been set.
Mendyk was on crutches at the White Sox on Thursday and said he expects to get ready for spring training in February. He hit .289 with three lucky catches, 15 RBIs and .786 OPS in 31 games.
Engel strained his hamstrings in the third game on Wednesday. He’s had a similar injury before and on Thursday said that injury didn’t look particularly severe.
The White Sox summoned player/defender Gavin Sheets of Triple-A Charlotte and chose the contract of Lenyn Sosa of Double-A Birmingham to fill the open spots in their troubled roster. Sheets were due to start on the right field Thursday night as Chicago opened a four-game streak with Baltimore.
Sosa, 22, is scoring 331 with 14 home runs, 48 points per game and 933 points per second in 62 games for Birmingham this season.
Last season’s AL Central champions entered the White Sox on Thursday with a 33-34 score and third place.
Chicago also transferred the defensive player Eloy Jimenez up to 60 days from IL. Jimenez, who has been out since April 24 with a ruptured right hamstring, has been on a rehab assignment with Charlotte.
middle fielder Louis Robert He was left out of the starting line-up on Thursday to rest from an unspecified injury. Technical director Tony La Russa said he hopes Robert will be available on Friday. first base man Jose Abreu Back to the designated hitter due to a hip problem.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.