White Sox place Robert on IL because of flu-like symptoms

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have placed outfielder Luis Robert on the injured list as a precaution after he reported feeling flu-like symptoms. General manager Rick Hahn says in a statement Robert informed the team’s medical staff of the symptoms on Monday night. The team is awaiting further test results. The 23-year-old Robert is hitting .305 with one home run and six RBIs in 21 games. He finished second in the AL Rookie of the Year voting last season. The White Sox also recalled right-handed pitcher Alex McRae and outfielder Luis González from their Schaumburg, Ill., training facility.

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