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Fowler (knee) to DL; Young recalled

Updated: August 26, 2009, 2:28 AM ET
Associated Press

DENVER -- The phone call and the call-up came earlier than Eric Young Jr. expected.

The 24-year-old minor league speedster was awakened Tuesday with word that he was needed in the Colorado Rockies' lineup. Rookie center fielder Dexter Fowler was headed to the disabled list with a deep bone bruise on his right knee.

"I got the call from the manager and I knew something was up. I don't normally get a call from him. It was 9:30 this morning and came when I was asleep," Young said. "It ...

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