Omar Infante has no concussion or fractures


It was scary last night when Omar Infante was hit in the face by a pitch from Heath Bell. At the time it was feared that he had a concussion and/or a broken jaw. But good news:

It’s hoped that he won’t miss extended time. Glad to hear it.

White Sox place Avisail Garcia on disabled list with strained hamstring

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Leave a comment’s Scott Merkin reports that White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring. The club called up outfielder Daniel Palka from Triple-A Charlotte.

Garcia, 26, suffered the injury during Monday’s game against the Mariners. He is off to a slow start this season, batting .233/.250/.315 with a home run and four RBI in 76 plate appearances.

Palka, 26, has been playing well for Charlotte, batting .286/.384/.476 with three home runs and seven RBI in 73 PA.