Leury Garcia

#28 LF / Chi. White Sox / EXP: 7YRS Height: 5-8 Weight: 180 lb Age: 28 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Lifts second homer

      Leury Garcia went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a stolen base in a rain-shortened 4-1 victory over the Blue Jays on Saturday.Garcia led off the bottom of the first inning by homering on the second pitch by Ryan Feierabend to give the Chicago White Sox an early lead. It was his first home run since April 16, but over his last 12 games the 28-year-old is a robust 14-for-44 and now has a .285/.323/.377 slash line this year. The stolen base was his seventh, tied for 15th in MLB.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Makes impact in return

      Garica started at shortstop and went 2-for-4 with a stolen base, an RBI and a run scored in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Blue Jays.Leury Garcia returned to the lineup Thursday after missing two games with a back issue. He filled in for a resting Tim Anderson at shortstop but has seen much of his playing time as the starting center fielder. Garcia is tied for the lead on the team with 29 runs scored and sits second behind Anderson with six steals.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Rejoins lineup

      Leury Garcia (back) is starting at shortstop and hitting leadoff Thursday against the Blue Jays.Garcia has been cleared to rejoin the starting nine after missing a pair of games with back tightness. The 28-year-old, who is hitting .289/.308/.316 with a stolen base and seven runs scored this month (13 games), will face righty Marcus Stroman in his first game back.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Out again Tuesday

      Leury Garcia (back) remains sidelined for the second straight game Tuesday against Cleveland.Garcia has been battling lower-back stiffness since running into the outfield wall Sunday against the Blue Jays. Charlie Tilson again starts in center field in Garcia's stead. Despite sitting out for the second straight day, Garcia appears to have a good chance of avoiding the injured list and returning to the lineup after Wednesday's off day. He's already resumed hitting, running and throwing since suffering the injury and will be available off the bench for Tuesday's game, per James Fegan of The Athletic.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Not starting Monday

      Leury Garcia (back) is not in the lineup Monday against Cleveland.Garcia left Sunday's game with lower-back stiffness after crashing into the outfield wall. Charlie Tilson starts in center field Monday. It's not clear when Garcia is expected to return.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Exits Sunday's game

      Leury Garcia was removed from Sunday's game at Toronto with lower-back stiffness.Garcia went 0-for-2 before leaving the game as he appeared to sustain the injury after hitting the wall in center field on a catch at the warning track, per Alexis Brudnicki of MLB.com. Jose Rondon replaces him in the lineup and will take over in left field, pushing Charlie Tilson into center field.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Hitless in return

      Leury Garcia went 0-for-2 in Thursday's rain-shortened 5-0 loss to the Indians.Garcia played for the first time since Monday, when he sustained a thumb injury that had kept him out of the lineup the last two games.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Starting in series finale

      Leury Garcia (thumb) will start in center field and bat leadoff Thursday against the Indians, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.Garcia was excluded from the lineup the past two days while dealing with a sore thumb, but he was able to enter both games as a late-inning defensive replacement. He apparently experienced no complications with his thumb while completing batting practice, clearing the way for him to reclaim his usual duties atop the order in the series finale.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Sidelined with sore thumb

      Leury Garcia is dealing with a sore thumb, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports.This helps explain why Garcia is absent from the starting lineup for a second consecutive game. The issue isn't thought to be anything overly serious, as manager Rick Renteria relayed that Garcia is available off the bench if needed. Charlie Tilson is starting in center field and hitting sixth Wednesday.

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      White Sox's Leury Garcia: Sits for second straight

      Leury Garcia is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Indians, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.Garcia will sit for a second consecutive game as Charlie Tilson -- who is 3-for-7 with a walk and a double in a pair of starts since joining the big club -- picks up another start in center field in his place. There has been no word of any injury to this point, so it seems like the Chicago White Sox are simply giving Tilson a look in center at the expense of Garcia.