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Lucas Giolito leaves the Chicago White Sox’s 4-2 win with left hamstring tightness after an ‘awkward’ sequence: ‘I’ve been feeling really good, strong. So, it’s unfortunate.’Who is the White Sox’ Lucas Giolito?
White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito reaches to field a ball hit by Pirates left fielder Ben Gamel during the fifth inning at Guaranteed Rate Field on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune)How long will George Giolito be on injured list?
Giolito went on the 10-day injured list early in the season in 2019. He issued a best-case scenario Tuesday. “I can’t see it being very long,” Giolito said.Could Giolito miss more than one start with a hamstring injury?
While Lynn’s stint on the IL is expected to cause him to miss only one start, a hamstring potentially could cause Giolito to miss more than that. Giolito (3.69 ERA) has been rounding closer into his 2019 All-Star form. In his previous nine starts, he was 3-3 with a 2.77 ERA, allowing two earned runs or fewer in eight of those games.