Reds put Aroldis Chapman on DL

Updated: May 16, 2011, 6:52 PM ET
Associated Press

CINCINNATI -- Left-hander Aroldis Chapman had an MRI exam on Monday that found inflammation in his pitching shoulder, sending the Cincinnati Reds reliever to the 15-day disabled list.

The Reds think the problem contributed to his wildness in his last few appearances. Chapman walked 12 batters and retired only four in his last four outings. Twice, he left the game without getting anyone out.

The worst appearance yet was Sunday, when manager Dusty Baker brought him in to pitch ...

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