White Sox place Putnam on DL

07/24/2014 4:55 PM

07/24/2014 5:02 PM

Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - The Chicago White Sox placed pitcher Zach Putnam on the 15-day disabled list and recalled pitcher Andre Rienzo from Triple-A Charlotte on Thursday.

Putnam has been sidelined due to right shoulder inflammation. The 27-year-old right-hander is 3-2 with a 2.35 earned run average and three saves in 33 appearances this season.

Rienzo started 11 games and took part in 14 from mid-April to the All-Star break, racking up a 4-5 mark and 5.87 ERA. The 26-year-old righty pitched to a 1-2 record and 3.60 ERA in five contests for Charlotte.

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