Found May 27, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
What the Chicago Cubs suspected has now become official. Relief pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa has returned to the disabled list for the same reason he went on it earlier in the season -- a strained right forearm. MLB.com's Cubs beat writer Carrie Muskat reported the news just before the Cubs played their cross-town rival Chicago White Sox on May 27. She also tweeted the news to her followers: Fujikawa to DL. Will have MRI on Tue. #Cubs — Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) May 27, 2013 Fujikawa left Sunday's game with the Cincinnati Reds after walking Joey Votto in the ninth inning. He will have an MRI on Tuesday, May 28, to determine the extent of the new strain. He was disabled from April 13 to May 10 for the same reason. In his return, he pitched far better than before his initial injury. Fujikawa allowed only one run in 7.2 innings since his return. He had become the primary setup man for new Cubs closer Kevin Gregg. To replace Fujikawa on the roster, the Cubs claimed reliever Alex Burnett off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles. Burnett appeared in only two games for Baltimore and allowed three runs in 1.1 innings. For his career, he is 8-11 with a 4.73 ERA since 2010, mostly with the Minnesota Twins. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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