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Indians put Chris Perez on DL

Updated: May 27, 2013, 4:46 PM ET
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The Cleveland Indians placed closer Chris Perez on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder soreness, the team announced Monday.

It's the first career trip to the disabled list for the 27-year-old Perez. He was scheduled to be examined and have an MRI in Cleveland on Monday.

Manager Terry Francona said right-hander Vinnie Pestano (1-1, 5.25 ERA) would close games for the Indians during Perez's absence.

Left-hander Nick Hagadone was recalled from Triple-A ...

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