Adam Dunn To Miss Five Games

Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn underwent an emergency appendectomy after a 5-4 loss in Kansas City Tuesday night. He is expected to miss five games.

The lineup takes a slight hit, since Dunn has been solid so far for Chicago – a tidy 1.045 OPS to show for it. Small sample size, I know, but it’s still a good number to see.

Gavin Floyd got banged up a little bit last night and the offense was only able to produce runs in two innings as the White Sox fell to the Royals 7-6 in extra innings.  Chris Sale allowed a two-run homer to Billy Butler and Tony Pena gave up the game-winner in the 12th.

The team finishes up the road trip in KC Wednesday and heads home to the Cell for a four-game set with the Rays starting Thursday.

A series preview will be going up either tonight or tomorrow.

Want more from Southside Showdown?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.

TEAMFeed More White Sox news from the Fansided Network

Hot on the Web From