Surgery for Matt Lindstrom Fri. to repair a tear in sheath of left ankle, which protects peroneal tendons. He's expected to miss 3 months.
Ventura said Matt Lindstrom will have surgery. More specifics to come.
CBSSports.com "The White Sox have placed closer Matt Lindstrom on the 15-day disabled list due to an ankle injury, the club announced Tuesday afternoon. As a corresponding move, they purchased the contract of reliever Javy Guerra from Triple-A Charlotte. Lindstrom, 34, has six saves in nine chances with a..." May 20
Matt Lindstom will close today, Robin Ventura says. #WhiteSox
CSN Chicago "Just before taking the mound for a scheduled bullpen session Tuesday, Matt Lindstrom felt discomfort in his strained left oblique and had to shut things down. Lindstrom played long toss from about 150 feet and felt fine, but when he brought it in to about 50 feet he felt pain he described as..." March 06
Chicago Tribune "Matt Lindstrom doesn't think he was prepared enough to be a closer when he was given chances with the Marlins and Astros in 2009 and 2010. But now the 34-year-old White Sox right-hander would love the opportunity to prove to himself he can do it this season with a few more years..." February 27
South Side Sox "When Paul Konerko cleared waivers it really meant nothing more than a sad headline. Teams place lots of players on waivers and he was going to go unclaimed. So now his White Sox legacy and his 10-and-5 rights will allow him to spend the rest of his contract in Chicago unless he and a contender..." August 15
Chicago Tribune "Even after posting a 2.68 ERA in 46 games last season, Matt Lindstrom thinks there's room for improvement. Shortly after Lindstrom signed a one-year contract with the White Sox in January, he quickly informed pitching coach Don Cooper what he wanted to work on this spring. From the first day of..." March 01