Philadelphia Phillies Place Vance Worley On DL

Wednesday May 16th, 2012

The Philadelphia Phillies have placed starting pitcher Vance Worley on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation, according to Todd Zolecki of


Worley, 24, has gone 3-2 with a 3.07 ERA this season in seven starts for the Phillies. In his last two games, however, the right-hander has allowed eight earned runs and 17 hits in 12 innings pitched. Last year, Worley went 11-3 in 25 appearances for Philadelphia, posting a 3.01 ERA. The Phillies are currently 18-19, which leaves them in last place in the National League East.

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