Joe Nathan on DL with sore elbow

Updated: May 29, 2011, 4:17 PM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins have placed right-handed reliever Joe Nathan on the disabled list due to soreness in his surgically repaired elbow. He said he's prepared to miss between 10 days and a month.

The move was made Saturday retroactive to May 24, and left-hander Chuck James was brought up from Triple-A Rochester to take his place in the bullpen. Nathan's injury has been diagnosed as a right flexor muscle strain.

Nathan has struggled in his recovery from Tommy John ...

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