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Chicago White Sox outfielder Billy Hamilton (oblique) will begin a rehab assignment at Triple-A Charlotte on Saturday.
Hamilton has been sidelined since August 1 due to a right oblique strain. He will begin a rehab assignment Saturday and is trending in the right direction to returning to the big leagues. The speedy outfielder slashed .226/.245/.396 with eight stolen bases over 57 games before landing on the injured list. Hamilton is worth rostering in deep-league formats for fantasy managers in search of steals.
Billy Hamilton is being placed on the 10-day IL.
Hamilton strained his right oblique in the series against the Cleveland Indians. He's hardly usable in fantasy due to his low batting average and on-base percentage. His only worth is in roto leagues for the stolen bases. Even then, he isn't worth keeping on a fantasy roster, having only eight stolen bases on the year.
The White Sox activated OF Billy Hamilton (oblique) from the 10-day IL.
The speedy outfielder will only be batting right-handed due to the oblique injury. He isn't a fantasy option at this time.
White Sox OF Billy Hamilton (oblique) will only bat right-handed upon his return from the 10-day IL.
He's expected back soon but the oblique injury makes it more painful to swing from the left side. He won't have standalone fantasy value, though.
The Chicago White Sox placed OF Billy Hamilton on the 10-day injured list with a right oblique strain.
Hamilton was removed from Saturday’s game early with right side soreness. He was diagnosed with a right oblique strain and placed on the 10-day injured list Sunday. There's no timetable for his return, but an oblique strain typically takes about a month to fully recover from. Adam Engel (hamstring) was reinstated from the injured list in a corresponding move.