Ryan Raburn lands on DL

Updated: August 28, 2013, 7:53 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- The Cleveland Indians placed outfielder Ryan Raburn on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday because of a strained left Achilles.

The move Wednesday is retroactive to Aug. 19.

"We were trying not to," manager Terry Francona said before the Indians, battling for an AL wild-card spot, faced the first-place Atlanta Braves. "We thought he would be OK last night. When he went through BP, he was still kind of just a little hesitant to let it go, so I just felt it wasn't fair to ...

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