Found September 10, 2012 on MLB Injury News:


Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn is likely to miss the next few days due to an oblique injury, as many as five more contests according to Toni Ginnetti of the Chicago Sun-Times:

‘‘He still has a strain, and it will be [at least] a couple days,’’ manager Robin Ventura said. ‘‘It’s when he [feels he’s] ready to go.’’

Dunn, 32, has been out since Wednesday when he aggravated his oblique.  The oblique cost him a few games earlier this month, but he was able to return to the White Sox lineup early last week before he reinjured it.
Dunn has had a much-improved sophomore campaign with the White Sox, as he is currently second in the majors with 38 home runs.  On the season, he’s hit at a clip of .208/.340/.485 over 472 at-bats.
While it’s never good to be without a slugger such as Dunn, Chicago has an especially important series starting today against their American League Central rivals, the Detroit Tigers.  The White Sox entered the day two games up on the Tigers.
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