Statement by White Sox general manager Rick Hahn

Chicago White Sox senior vice president/general manager Rick Hahn issued the following statement prior to tonight's game against the Detroit Tigers at U.S. Cellular Field:

"Chris Sale has been scratched from tonight's scheduled start and sent home from the ballpark by the White Sox due to a clubhouse incident before the game. The incident, which was non-physical in nature, currently is under further investigation by the club.

"The White Sox will have no additional comment until the investigation is completed."