Nationals place Gorzelanny on DL

Published May. 28, 2011 1:12 a.m. ET

The Washington Nationals placed left-hander Tom Gorzelanny on the on the 15-day disabled list with an inflamed left elbow after Friday night's 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres. The move is retroactive to May 24.

Gorzelanny, who was scheduled to start Sunday, is 2-4 with a 4.25 ERA in nine starts.

The Nationals have not announced who will start in Gorzelanny's place.