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Dewayne Wise | Outfielder

Team: Chicago White Sox
Age / DOB:  (40) / 2/24/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 200
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 5 (0) / CIN

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White Sox released OF Dewayne Wise.
Wise has been on the disabled list since June 2 and suffered multiple setbacks in his recovery from a strained right hamstring. The White Sox have granted him his unconditional release, so he'll look to continue his career with another team once healthy. Sat, Aug 3, 2013 02:55:00 PM

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Dewayne Wise suffered a new right hamstring strain at Triple-A Charlotte and is out indefinitely.

Wise has now missed close to seven weeks because of right hamstring issues. He was expected to return to the White Sox active roster immediately after the All-Star break, but that obviously will not happen now.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 03:55:00 PM

Dewayne Wise (hamstring) has completed his rehab assignment with Triple-A Charlotte.

Wise, on the disabled list since June 2 with a strained hamstring, is expected to rejoin the White Sox after the All-Star break. Blake Tekotte will likely be optioned in a corresponding move.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 02:08:00 PM

Dewayne Wise restarted his rehab assignment with Triple-A Charlotte on Saturday, going 1-for-2.

He'll play another game there on Sunday, squaring off against Freddy Garcia. Wise has been on the disabled list since June 2 with a strained hamstring and is aiming to return to the White Sox before the All-Star break.
Sat, Jul 6, 2013 11:30:00 PM

Dewayne Wise's (hamstring) return is being delayed by a rib injury.

Wise has played in three rehab games and seems to be over his hamstring ailment, but now he has a new injury to deal with. It's not clear how long this will set him back.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 06:19:00 PM

Dewayne Wise (hamstring) is 1-for-7 with a run scored through two rehab games at Triple-A Charlotte.

Wise should return to Chicago's active roster at some point this week. He has been on the disabled list since June 2, retroactive to May 30, with a hamstring strain.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 01:42:00 PM

Dewayne Wise (hamstring) is aiming to begin a rehab assignment Thursday with Triple-A Charlotte.

Wise went through a full workout on Tuesday and reported no lingering discomfort in his right hamstring. The outfielder has been on the disabled list since May 30. He's on track right now to return in about a week.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 05:45:00 PM

White Sox placed OF Dewayne Wise on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 30, with a right hamstring strain.

It's not clear when the outfielder suffered the injury or how long he'll be out. Jordan Danks has taken Wise's spot on the roster.
Sun, Jun 2, 2013 12:38:00 PM

Dewayne Wise was hitless in three at-bats in his return to the lineup Saturday.

The White Sox could muster just four base knocks against Jeremy Guthrie, who spun a shutout. Wise had been unavailable for a few days while battling a nagging neck injury.
Sun, May 5, 2013 08:28:00 AM

Dewayne Wise was a late scratch from Thursday's lineup due to a stiff neck.

It's been an off-and-on issue for Wise since early on in spring training, but he should be considered day-to-day. Casper Wells is taking his spot in the lineup.
Thu, May 2, 2013 07:48:00 PM

DeWayne Wise (neck) went 0-for-3 in his return to the White Sox starting lineup Sunday.

Wise had been out three days with a stiff neck. He has just two hits through 22 plate appearances this season.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 08:28:00 AM

DeWayne Wise was scratched from Friday's lineup due to a stiff neck.

Consider him day-to-day. Jordan Danks will start in his place in center field and bat ninth.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 06:15:00 PM

DeWayne Wise didn't hit Tuesday because he tweaked his neck.

Wise just slept on it wrong, so it doesn't sounds like a big deal. The soon-to-be 35-year-old batted .259/.293/.429 with eight home runs, 30 RBI, 19 stolen bases and a .721 OPS in 239 plate appearances last season and projects to begin the season as a reserve outfielder.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 03:21:00 PM

White Sox re-signed OF Dewayne Wise to a one-year, $700,000 contract.

Wise, who turns 35 in February, batted .259/.293/.429 with eight home runs, 30 RBI, 19 stolen bases and a .721 OPS in 239 plate appearances this year between the Yankees and White Sox. He'll function as a reserve outfielder for the Pale Hose in 2013.
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 12:40:00 PM

DeWayne Wise went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI as the White Sox edged the Tigers 5-4 on Monday.

Wise committed a huge baserunning blunder in the eighth, costing the White Sox an insurance run when he was thrown out at third before Gordon Beckham could touch home plate. Fortunately, it didn't come back to haunt the White Sox. The White Sox are now three games up in the AL Central with 16 left to play, and they're done with the Tigers for the regular season.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 05:29:00 PM

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