Royals place RHP O’Sullivan on DL
The Royals have put right-hander Sean O’Sullivan on the 15-day
disabled list with biceps tendinitis and recalled Jesse Chavez from
The team announced the moves Friday before its game against the
O’Sullivan gave up seven runs on eight hits, two walks, a hit
batter and a wild pitch in 2 2-3 innings in a loss Thursday to the
Twins. He went 0-3 with a 13.25 ERA in his past four starts and was
2-5 overall with a 6.92 ERA in 11 outings, including nine
He is the third Royals starter on the disabled list, joining
left-hander Bruce Chen and right-hander Kyle Davies.
Chavez was 2-3 with five saves and a 4.94 ERA in 19 games for
Omaha. He will go to the bullpen.