White Sox place Adam Eaton on DL with strained hamstring

The White Sox will be without Adam Eaton’s glove for a while. (USATSI)
The White Sox will be without Adam Eaton’s glove for a while. (USATSI)

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The White Sox on Saturday placed center fielder Adam Eaton on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right hamstring. In related roster moves, the White Sox also transferred right-hander Nate Jones to the 60-day DL, recalled lefty Frank De Los Santos from Triple-A and claimed outfielder Moises Sierra off waivers from the Blue Jays. 

As for Eaton, the 25-year-old is batting .276/.363/.378 (104 OPS+) in 25 games, in addition to providing plus defense in center. The Sox acquired Eaton over the offseason as part of a three-way blockbuster with the Angels and Diamondbacks.

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

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