Originally Posted by CWSpalehoseCWS
So stupid. I would think they'd want to get him up here just for the reason of being able to have him eligible for the playoffs, just in case the Sox do somehow make them. If he's a September callup, he isn't eligible. And won't that be just awesome if the do call him up, make the playoffs, and he performs like every thinks he will, only to have to have him sit on the bench and not bolster this corpse ball lineup? Konerko is clearly hurting. Could easily D.L. him retroactive and he'd miss a week.
He played on Sunday, didn't he? You cannot DL somebody retroactively if they played.