Right forearm strain sidelines White Sox closer Liam Hendriks

DETROIT — Closer Liam Hendriks was the latest White Sox to land on the injured list Tuesday. The American League reliever of the year the last two seasons went on the 15-day injured list with a right forearm strain.

Hendriks, 33, has 16 saves and a 2.81 ERA in 25 appearances this season. Hendriks is tied for the American League lead in saves after leading the AL in 2021 with 38. Hendriks has made 10 straight scoreless outings.

JoeKelly, who has recovered from left hamstring strain, was reinstated from the IL. Kelly, who agreed to terms on a two-year, $17 million contract in March, has appeared in only seven games, allowing six earned runs on eight hits and six walks over 5 2/3 innings.

The Sox also recalled Davis Martin from Charlotte and optioned lefty Bennett Sousa to Charlotte.Martin, 25, is 0-2 with a 4.11 ERA in three games (two starts).

Sousa, 27, is 3-0 with an 8.41 and one save in 25 relief appearances. He earned the victory in the Sox’ 9-5 win over the Tigers Monday.

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