Utilityman Jerry Hairston Jr. was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Dodgers with left hip inflammation. The move is retroactive to Aug. 12. Hairston is batting .273 with four home runs and 26 RBIs this season. Infielder/outfielder Elian Herrera was recalled from Class AAA Albuquerque, where he was hitting .299 with one home run and 19 RBI in 24 games since being sent down. He hit .243 in 51 games with the Dodgers before being optioned July 13. Herrera has made starts at third base (14), second base (nine), center field (nine), left field (seven) and right field (one) for the Dodgers this season.