Found May 02, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
The Chicago White Sox already have starting pitchers Gavin Floyd and John Danks on the disabled list. Now, they have to worry about starter Jake Peavy. The White Sox scratched Peavy from his May 2 start at the Texas Rangers due to back Spams. MLB.com’s White Sox beat writer Scott Merkin reported the news to his followers. Peavy out tonight with back spasms. Santiago getting the start — Scott Merkin (@scottmerkin) May 2, 2013 The injury does not appear serious, and there is no report of Peavy having to miss his next start at this point. Peavy is 3-1 with a 3.38 ERA in five starts. Left-hander Hector Santiago will take Peavy’s start against the Rangers. Santiago relieved Gavin Floyd last Friday night, and tonight’s start will be Santiago’s first of the season. He is 0-1 with a 2.51 ERA in 7 appearances and 14.1 innings out of the bullpen. The White Sox are currently in last place in the American League Central division at 11-15. Losing another starting pitcher for any length of time will not help. Sources: Chicago White Sox, Jake Peavy and Hector Santiago Player Pages, whitesox.mlb.com as of May 2, 2013. Scott Merkin, White Sox Scratch Peavy with Back Spasms, whitesx.mlb.com, May 2, 2013. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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