|Athletics place Duchscherer on disabled list|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 22 May 2007 13:48|
Oakland has nine players on the disabled list, including Duchscherer and closer Huston Street.
The A's called up right-hander Colby Lewis from Triple-A Sacramento to take Duchscherer's spot and he was slated to start against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Lewis went 5-1 with a 2.31 ERA in eight starts for Sacramento.
The move with Duchscherer is retroactive to May 15. He is 3-3 with a 4.96 ERA in 17 relief appearances for Oakland.
Street was placed on the disabled list last Tuesday, retroactive to May 13, with nerve irritation in his right elbow.