Angels recall right-hander Drew Rucinski from Triple-A

NEW YORK (AP) The Los Angeles Angels have recalled right-hander Drew Rucinski from Triple-A Salt Lake before Sunday's game against the New York Yankees.

Rucinski takes the roster spot of infielder Grant Green. He was optioned to Salt Lake on Saturday night after the Angles lost to the Yankees 8-2 for their fourth straight loss.

The 26-year-old Rucinski made two appearances this year for the Angles, including his first major league start. He's 0-1 with a 7.71 ERA in 4 2-3 innings. He made his big league debut last season.

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