The Athletics are running out of healthy outfielders.
Oakland placed outfielder Josh Reddick on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right wrist on Wednesday, where he joined center fielders Coco Crisp (hamstring) and Chris Young (quadriceps). The A's have seven players on the disabled list and have used the DL nine times in just over a month.
''We never expected to have three of our outfielders on the DL at the same time,'' A's manager Bob Melvin said before Oakland played its third game of a four-game series against the Indians, who won the first two.
Reddick hurt his wrist colliding with the wall in foul territory while chasing a pop on April 7 at Houston. He missed three games, but the injury was not improving and the A's decided to put him on the DL.
Reddick returned to Oakland for treatment. He was batting just .152 - third lowest in the AL - with one home run and 14 RBIs in 29 games.
The A's also recalled first baseman Daric Barton from Triple-A Sacramento. To clear ...