Los Angeles Dodgers place outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on DL

 The Los Angeles
Dodgers placed outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on the 10-day disabled list with an
episode of ankylosis spondylitis James Pazos
, the team announced Sunday. Gutierrez's gastrointestinal autoimmune
and arthritic condition has affected his hips and lower body that cost him the
2014 season. Gutierrez, 34, is batting .232 with one home run and eight RBIs in
35 games in his first season with the Dodgers this season. The Dodgers also
recalled up infielder outfielder Mike Freeman from Triple-A Oklahoma City to
take the roster spot. Freeman, 29, will make his first stint with the Dodgers
after being claimed by the team on May 26 from the Seattle Mariners https://www.seattlemarinersstore.com/robinson_cano_jersey-19.
In 20 games with Oklahoma City, he is hitting .295 with four RBIs and three
stolen bases. He also appeared in 16 games with the Mariners this season, going
2-for-30 (.067) and hitting his first career major league home run on April 12
against the Houston Astros. He appeared in three games (two starts) at first
base, three games (two starts) at second base and two starts at third base with
Seattle. In 37 major league games in two seasons with the Arizona Diamondbacks
and Mariners, Freeman is batting .135 with one home run and two RBIs. He has a
.292 career batting average with 132 steals, 19 home runs and 279 RBIs in 757
minor league games.
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