White Sox place pitcher Matt Lindstrom on 15-day DL

White Sox place pitcher Matt Lindstrom on 15-day DL
May 20, 2014, 1:15 pm
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The White Sox announced on Tuesday they have placed pitcher Matt Lindstrom on the 15-day disabled list with a a sublexing peroneal (outside) tendon in his left ankle.

In a corresponding move, the White Sox purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Javy Guerra from Triple-A Charlotte.

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The 34-year-old Lindstrom suffered the injury during the ninth inning of Monday's victory over the Kansas City Royals. Lindstrom compiled a 2-1 record with a 3.32 ERA and six saves in 19 appearances in 2014.

The 28-year-old Guerra, who was claimed by the White Sox off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers on March 26, had a record of 1-1 with a 2.33 ERA and three saves in 14 appearances for Charlotte.

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The White Sox DL count for 2014 is now at 10 as tweeted by Insider Dan Hayes.

The White Sox 40-man roster now stands at 40.