Phillies place Herndon on DL, recall Sanches


The Phillies have placed right-handed reliever David Herndon on the 15-day DL with right elbow inflammation and called up veteran right-hander Brian Sanches in his place.

The 33 year-old is 1-0 with a 3.21 ERA with 12 strike outs and 14 innings pitched in eight appearances for Triple-A Lehigh this season.

Sanches, pitched with the Phillies in 2006 and 2007. He has a career 3.58 ERA with Philadelphia, Washington and Florida.

In five games this season, Herndon is 0-1 with a 4.70 ERA.

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