Updates from around Major League Baseball on players who are "freshly back" from the disabled list or "newly gone" to the DL.
Minnesota Twins DH Jim Thome: Thome was on the DL for a total of 23 days after being placed there June 2nd with a strained left quadriceps muscle. Rene Tosoni was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.
Kansas City Royals LHP Bruce Chen: Chen was on the DL for a total of 49 days after being placed there May 6th with a strained left lat muscle. Everett Teafordi was optioned to Triple-A Omaha.
Philadelphia Phillies C Brian Schneider: Schneider was on the DL for a total of 43 days after being placed there May 12th with a strained left hamstring. Roy Oswalt was placed on the DL.
Minnesota Twins RHP Joe Nathan: Nathan was on the DL for a total of 23 days after being placed there June 2nd with a right flexor muscle strain. Jim Hoey was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.
Cincinnati Reds LHP Aroldis Chapman: Chapman was on the DL for a total of 31 days after being placed there May 24th with left shoulder inflammation.
San Francisco Giants LHP Barry Zito: Zito was on the DL for a total of 69 days after being placed there April 17th with a right mid-foot sprain. Jonathan Sanchez was placed on the DL.
Cincinnati Reds RHP Homer Bailey: Bailey was on the DL for a total of 30 days after being placed there May 27th with a sprained posterior capsule in his right shoulder. Carlos Fisher was optioned to Triple-A Louisville.
Minnesota Twins CF Denard Span - 15-Day DL, Concussion. Span had previously been on the 7-Day concussion disabled list.
Philadelphia Phillies RHP Roy Oswalt - 15-Day DL, Lower back inflammation. Craig M Williams covered this on Friday. Brian Schneider was activated from the disabled list.
San Francisco Giants LHP Jonathan Sanchez - 15-Day DL, Left biceps tendinitis. Barry Zito was activated from the DL.
Cleveland Indians RF Shin-Soo Choo - 15-Day DL, Fractured left thumb. Travis Buck was recalled from Triple-A Columbus.
Minnesota Twins LF Delmon Young - 15-Day DL, Right ankle sprain. Rene Tosoni was recalled from Triple-A Rochester.
Chicago White Sox LHP John Danks - 15-Day DL, Strained right oblique. Hector Santiago was recalled from Double-A Birmingham.