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Chris Sale cleared to rejoin the White Sox’s rotation

May 21, 2014, 3:12 PM EDT

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White Sox ace Chris Sale has been cleared to come off the disabled list after missing the past month with a sore left flexor muscle. Dan Hayes of CSNChicago.com reports that Sale will start tomorrow night against the Yankees.

Sale struck out 11 batters in a minor-league rehab start Friday at Triple-A, although he threw only 68 pitches. There had been some talk of Sale making a second rehab start, in part to build up more arm strength, but he felt good enough to skip it.

Sale was 3-0 with a 2.30 ERA in four starts before being shut down and the 25-year-old left-hander has been one of the best starters in baseball since joining the rotation in 2012, starting 63 games with a 3.02 ERA and 9.3 strikeouts per nine innings.

  1. chiadam - May 21, 2014 at 7:25 PM

    He’s doing the crane kick!

    Either you elbow rehab do yes, or you elbow rehab do no…you elbow rehab do guess so…squish like grape.

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