|Brewers activate Scott Linebrink, designate veteran Elmer Dessens|
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|Saturday, 04 August 2007 13:36|
To make room on the roster for Linebrink, Milwaukee designated veteran Elmer Dessens for assignment.
The right-handed Linebrink pitched in two games for the Brewers since being acquired in a July 25 trade with the San Diego Padres. He went on the bereavement list Wednesday, when his wife gave birth to their first child.
Linebrink (3-3, 3.64 ERA in 46 games) was available to pitch Saturday.
Dessens, also a righty, was recalled from Triple-A Nashville when Linebrink went on the bereavement list. He is 1-1 with a 6.60 ERA in 12 games for Milwaukee this season.