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The Milwaukee Brewers placed left-hander Tom Gorzelanny on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 8, with shoulder tendinitis in his pitching arm after Saturday's 13-7 loss to the Cincinnati Reds.
The Brewers recalled right-hander Mike Fiers from Single-A Brevard County to replace him in the Milwaukee bullpen.
Gorzelanny, 30, was 1-0 with a 2.30 ERA and a blown save in 18 appearances. His last appearance was one inning against Texas on May 7.
Fiers, 27, opened the season with the Brewers and was optioned on April 18 after going 0-1 with an 8.59 earned-run average in three games, including one start.
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With a pitching staff that's already struggling, the Milwaukee Brewers have lost one of their more reliable relievers to the disabled list.
Left-hander Tom Gorzelanny has been placed on the DL with left shoulder tendinitis, retroactive to May 8.
Signed as a free agent this offseason, Gorzelanny is 1-0 with a 2.30 ERA over 15 23 innings in 18 games this season.Gorzelanny last...
The Milwaukee Brewers, already lacking in the pitching department, have lost Tom Gorzelanny for at least the next 15 days. The Brewers reliever was having a solid season, but he has been placed on the disabled list as of yesterday.
According to Adam McCalvy of MLB.com, the Brewers have placed Gorzelanny on the DL with what is being classified as a shoulder injury.
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