Konerko to undergo concussion exam, Youkilis out
CHICAGO (AP) Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko could resume baseball activities as early as Tuesday.
The team made the announced on Sunday.
Konerko sustained a mild concussion on Aug. 7. He will undergo a thorough concussion-related exam at Rush University Medical Center on Monday. He can be activated from the 7-day disabled list as early as Friday at Kansas City if all goes well.
The 36-year-old is hitting .316 with 18 homers and 54 RBIs on the season.
Third baseman Kevin Youkilis was also out of the lineup for the first-place White Sox on Sunday after being hit on the left arm by a pitch on Saturday. Manager Robin Ventura said Youkilis' arm is swollen and he is considered day-to-day.
Updated August 12, 2012