L.A. Angels Place Jered Weaver On 15-Day Disabled List


0  Updated at 4:03 pm, April 9th, 2013 By: ABC Digital
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Robert Binder/MLB Photos via Getty Images(ANAHEIM, Calif.) — The Los Angeles Angels placed starting pitcher Jered Weaver on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a fractured left elbow.

The team says the right-hander could miss between four to six weeks after suffering the injury while trying to avoid a comebacker during Sunday’s loss to the Texas Rangers.

In two starts this season, the 30-year-old Weaver is 0-1 with a 4.91 ERA. He has struck out six and walked six in 11 innings of work.

The Halos called up right-handed pitcher Dane De La Rosa from Triple-A Salt Lake to take Weaver’s place on the roster.

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