Dodgers activate Elbert; option Herrera
AUG 19, 2012 2:48p ET
Herrera appeared in just two games during his six-day recall, going 1-for-3 at the plate.
Elbert had been on the disabled list since July 26 with left elbow inflammation and made three rehab appearances with Double-A Chattanooga, striking out all six batters he faced in 2.0 innings.
Prior to going on the DL, Elbert had made nine consecutive scoreless appearances (8.0 IP) and overall was 1-1 with a 2.45 ERA in 39 games.