Rockies put Todd Helton on DL

Updated: April 25, 2013, 11:18 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX, Ariz. -- Todd Helton is back on the disabled list.

Sidelined by inflammation in his left forearm, the infielder was put on the 15-day DL Thursday by the Colorado Rockies, a move retroactive to April 20.

The 39-year-old is hitting .268 (11 for 41) with three doubles, one home run and 10 RBIs.

"It's those tendons that go into the wrist," Helton said before Thursday game against Arizona. "It just bothers me to swing. It's gotten a lot better, but I'm sure one good swing ...

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