D-backs put Takashi Saito on DL

Updated: August 14, 2012, 8:41 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- The Arizona Diamondbacks placed right-handed reliever Takashi Saito on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of a strained left hamstring.

The 42-year-old Saito has no record with a 6.14 ERA in 10 games with Arizona. Saito was an All-Star in 2007 during a 39-save season with the Dodgers. He totaled 81 saves in his first three major league seasons and has a 2.27 ERA for his career, but has just three saves the last four seasons.

"He's had a hard time staying healthy ...

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