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Chad Billingsley Injury Update: Disabled List A Possibility To Make Room For Josh Beckett

The Los Angeles Dodgers are mulling over placing Chad Billingsley on the disabled list to make room for newly acquired Josh Beckett and Nick Punto. The 28-year-old right-hander left his start against the Miami Marlins after just 3 1/3 innings with pain in his right elbow. General manager Ned Colletti mentioned in the press conference to announce the blockbuster nine-player deal with the Boston Red Sox that Billingsley may be missing extended time.

SB Nation's Eric Stephens was at the press conference and reported this via his twitter account:

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