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Chicago White Sox place Leury Garcia on 7-day concussion IL

Jul 24, 2021; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Chicago White Sox second baseman Leury Garcia (28) throws out Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Avisail Garcia (not pictured) from his knees in the third inning at American Family Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports
Jul 24, 2021; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Chicago White Sox second baseman Leury Garcia (28) throws out Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Avisail Garcia (not pictured) from his knees in the third inning at American Family Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago White Sox placed infielder/outfielder Leury Garcia on the seven-day concussion list Sunday.

Garcia’s designation is retroactive to Friday. The White Sox recalled infielder Danny Mendick from Triple-A Charlotte ahead of Sunday’s series finale with the visiting New York Yankees.

Garcia, 30, is hitting .239 with 13 doubles, three triples, three home runs and 40 RBIs in 94 games this season, his ninth with the White Sox.

The versatile Garcia has made starts this season at second base, third, shortstop and all three outfield spots.

Mendick, 27, has played in 59 games over four stints with the White Sox in 2021, batting .194 with two homers and 19 RBIs.

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