D-backs SS Drew placed on 15-day DL

Updated: April 26, 2009, 9:05 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks placed shortstop Stephen Drew on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained left hamstring.

The club filled Drew's roster spot by purchasing the contract of utility infielder Josh Wilson from Triple-A Reno, where he hit .260 with a home run and 10 RBIs in 15 games.

Drew's move was retroactive to Saturday. Manager Bob Melvin said Drew will be able to take batting practice while he's on the DL.

"We'd like to think these 15 days will take ...

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