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Eloy Jimenez was removed from Game 3 of the Wild Card Round in the third inning.
Jimenez missed the final weekend of the regular season due to a mid-foot sprain he suffered last Thursday. He returned to the lineup for Game 3 but appeared to be hobbling following a third inning double. The White Sox will likely update his status after the game.
OF Eloy Jimenez (foot) will bat cleanup as the designated hitter for Thursday's Game 3 of the Wild Card Series against the Athletics.
Jimenez has been dealing with a sprained foot and miss Chicago's first two playoff games. He will provide the White Sox a boost in the lineup. Jimenez slashed .296/.332/.559 with 14 home runs, 41 RBI and 26 runs scored over 226 plate appearances in 2020.
Eloy Jimenez (foot) is once again absent from Wednesday's Game 2 lineup.
Jimenez hasn't played since suffering a mid-foot sprain last Thursday. It certainly appears as if the White Sox are hoping to get by the A's without needing to use their star outfielder.
Eloy Jimenez (foot) is absent from the White Sox lineup in Game 1 of their Wild Card series against the A's.
Jimenez suffered a minor foot sprain towards the end of last week and didn't play at all over the weekend. He was feeling "much better" on Monday but apparently still isn't ready to play. Leury Garcia is playing left field with Adam Engel in right today.
Eloy Jimenez (foot) ran on the field on Monday and feels "much better."
Jimenez missed the final weekend of the regular season action after suffering a foot sprain last Thursday. It sounds as if he could serve as the team's DH on Tuesday against the A's. Jesus Luzardo is starting for Oakland.