CHICAGO (AP) - The Cubs placed pitcher Carlos Zambrano on the
15-day disabled list because of a shoulder strain.
The move, announced Saturday, is retroactive to June 19. Tests
show a minor strain in his right shoulder.
Zambrano is 8-3 with a 3.13 ERA in 16 starts this season. The
right-hander left the start in Tampa Bay on Wednesday after
allowing five runs on seven hits and four walks, striking out two.
The Cubs also recalled infielder Eric Patterson from Triple-A
He'll be available for Game 2 of the Cubs' series against the
Chicago White Sox at Wrigley Field.
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