White Sox place starter Michael Kopech on 15-day IL with right shoulder inflammation: ‘Someone’s got to step up’

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DETROIT — The Chicago White Sox face another challenge as they chase the Cleveland Guardians after placing starter Michael Kopech on the 15-day injured list Saturday with right shoulder inflammation. The right-hander was scheduled to start Sunday’s series finale against the Detroit Tigers. The team recalled Davis Martin from Triple-A Charlotte, and he started Saturday in place of Johnny Cueto, who is under the weather. Cueto’s status to start Sunday is to be determined. “We’ve got to keep going,” Sox acting manager Miguel Cairo said before Saturday’s game against the Tigers at Comerica Park. “…

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