Yanks put Chacon on DL, recall OF Long

Updated: May 22, 2006, 2:45 PM ET

BOSTON -- A day after missing a scheduled start due to a left leg injury, Shawn Chacon was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the New York Yankees.

With 13 pitchers on the roster, the Yankees purchased the contract of outfielder Terrence Long from Triple-A Columbus of the International League on Monday.

Chacon suffered the injury when he was hit by a comebacker off the bat of Mark Loretta in a May 11 game against Boston. The move to the DL is retroactive to May 17, making Chacon ...

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