White Sox Place Jose Abreu On 15-Day DL

The White Sox have announced that the team has officially placed 1B Jose Abreu on the 15-day disabled list:

Abreu, 27, is hitting .260 (45-173) with 15 home runs, 41 RBI and 29 runs scored over 44 games in his first season with Chicago.

He ranks among the major-league leaders in home runs (1st), extra-base hits (T1st, 27), at-bats per home run (2nd, 11.53), RBI’s (2nd), total bases (T3rd, 103) and slugging percentage (5th, .595).