White Sox call up Daniel Palka to replace the injured Avisail Garcia

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White Sox call up Daniel Palka to replace the injured Avisail Garcia
White Sox call up Daniel Palka to replace the injured Avisail Garcia

Avisail Garcia will miss at least 10 days with a strained right hamstring. The White Sox hope it won't be more. “It's considered mild to moderate,” manager Rick Renteria said before the Sox's game against the Mariners. “We're hoping it's not a long, extended DL stint. I don't see it that way.” Garcia needed help to exit the field Monday after coming up lame while sprinting to first base on a groundout. Outfielder Trayce Thompson replaced him, and the Sox called up Daniel Palka from Triple-A Charlotte on Tuesday. The left-handed Palka was hitting .286 with three homers in 63 at-bats. A former third-round pick by the Diamondbacks out of Georgia Tech, Palka looks to make his major-league debut at

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