Dodgers place Stephen Fife on 15-day DL; add Ricky Nolasco to active roster
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed right-handed pitcher Stephen Fife on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder bursitis and added right-handed pitcher Ricky Nolasco to the active roster. Nolasco, who was acquired from the Miami Marlins on Saturday and will wear jersey No. 47 for the Dodgers, has made 18 starts for Miami this year, going 5-8 with a 3.85 ERA and 10 quality starts. He last pitched on Wednesday at Atlanta, allowing just two runs on six hits with seven strikeouts in 7.0 innings and picked up the victory in the Marlins' 6-3 win.
Fife has gone 3-3 with a 2.76 ERA (14 ER/45.2 IP) in eight starts for Los Angeles. The 26-year-old missed 33 games on the 15-day disabled list from April 22-May 30 with right shoulder bursitis.