Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Hector Noesi left in the second inning of the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Reds.

With two on and two outs in the second, Billy Hamilton lined a pitch back to the mound and it hit the right hip of Noesi.

Team trainers came out to the mound and Noesi took a few practice pitches, but was replaced by Scott Carroll.

Noesi was diagnosed with a lower back contusion. He is listed as day-to-day.