Josh Beckett (hip) placed on DL

Updated: July 8, 2014, 5:31 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers placed veteran pitcher Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a left hip impingement.

Beckett, 34, has been dealing with intermittent pain in the hip for a couple of weeks, and he felt a twinge while running the bases Sunday in Colorado, leaving the game after pitching five scoreless innings.

The move is retroactive to Monday, and the Dodgers have the Thursday off after the All-Star break, meaning Beckett conceivably could miss just ...

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