Gordon Beckham (wrist) out 6 weeks

Updated: April 11, 2013, 7:06 PM ET
By Jeff Seidel | Special to ESPNChicago.com

WASHINGTON -- Chicago White Sox second baseman Gordon Beckham will miss about six weeks after an MRI showed Thursday that he's got a fractured left hamate bone.

GM Rick Hahn confirmed the injury before the series finale with the Washington Nationals on Thursday. He said Beckham will have surgery at some point in the next few days, and the team is going to announce a corresponding roster move Friday in Cleveland.

Beckham apparently injured the wrist on a swing in the second ...

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