Dodgers' Ted Lilly Placed On Disabled List With Shoulder Inflammation

The Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday placed left-handed pitcher Ted Lilly on the 15-day disabled list with left shoulder inflammation, one day before his scheduled start against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Dodgers recalled left-handed pitcher Michael Antonini to replace Lilly on the active roster.

Lilly has not had an MRI and hopes to recover "with an injection and medication," per Ken Gurnick of MLB.com, and Lilly hopes to resume throwing by Thursday or Friday per Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times.

Nathan Eovaldi will reportedly start in place of Lilly on Tuesday, so it is unclear just how long Antonini might stay. He either gives the team an extra reliever for one game, or perhaps a few if the Dodgers decide to use 13 pitchers until Juan Rivera is ready to return from the DL later in the week.

Lilly gives the Dodgers nine players currently on the disabled list.

For more news and information on the Dodgers, be sure to read True Blue LA.

Check out the SB Nation Channel on YouTube

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.