Red Sox place Buchholz on 15-day DL

The Boston Red Sox have placed right-handed pitcher Clay
Buchholz on the 15-day disabled list Sunday due to what manager
Bobby Valentine called a “gastrointestinal issue.”

Valentine said Buchholz had gone to the hospital recently to
deal with the problem and has not been with the team the past two

Boston is planning to activate Aaron Cook from the 15-day DL to
start Sunday against the Braves.

Cook was placed on the 15-day disabled list on May 6 after
suffering a left knee laceration when he was spiked covering home