CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago White Sox outfielder Luis Robert has been placed on the injured list after reporting feeling flulike symptoms.
Robert called the medical staff about his symptoms Monday night. As a precaution, he has been put on the injured list pending results from further testing, according to White Sox Senior Vice President and General Manager Rick Hahn.READ MORE: Multiple Juveniles Arrested After Large Gathering, Fights Near Millennium Park
“As was the case earlier this month with Dylan Cease, our hope is that his symptoms resolve quickly and that the testing protocols clear him to return to the active roster soon,” Hahn said in the statement.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 3 Injured In Shootings On Near West Side
Cease exhibited symptoms about two weeks ago, but did not test positive for COVID-19.MORE NEWS: University of Chicago To Host Public Memorial For Civil Rights Activist Timuel D. Black
Alex McRae will play as the White Sox take on the Detroit Tigers Tuesday night.