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Paul Konerko won't play Saturday

Updated: May 19, 2012, 10:28 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Despite having his left eye almost completely swollen shut, Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko said Saturday he felt good and would return to the lineup as soon as the swelling subsided.

Konerko was hit in the face by a splitter from Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija in the third inning on Friday. Konerko suffered a small laceration above his left eye and swelling. He did not return to the game. He was taken to Rush Hospital and underwent tests, which he said ...

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