• My Scores
  • NHL
  • MLB
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • Golf

Red Sox send reliever Jenks to disabled list


BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox have put struggling reliever Bobby Jenks on the 15-day disabled list after his right arm cramped up during a loss to the Los Angeles Angels.

The Red Sox said Thursday that Jenks (1-2) has a strained right biceps and placed him on the DL retroactive to Monday. He cramped up while warming during Boston's 13-inning loss Wednesday.

The right-hander has a 9.35 ERA in 11 appearances this season.

Boston also placed right-handed reliever Dan Wheeler on the 15-day DL with a strained left calf. Wheeler allowed a double, home run and walked one while facing four batters during the Angels' 5-3 win, which was interrupted for more than 2 1/2 hours because of rain.

The Red Sox called up right-hander Scott Atchison and left-hander Rich Hill from Triple-A Pawtucket.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

Biggest Stories



Most Popular