LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have placed starting pitcher Bud Norris on the 15-day disabled list.
Norris left his last start after one batter when he felt discomfort in his back.READ MORE: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award Will Recognize Current NBA Player, Donate $100K To His Organization Of Choice
An MRI on Thursday revealed Norris has a strained back, which led the team to transfer him to the DL.READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE: A Look Inside The Secret Headquarters Of One Of LA’s Hottest Sneaker Dealers
Ross Stripling will take his place in the rotation, as he gets the start when the Dodgers take on the Red Sox on Saturday.MORE NEWS: Man Rescued, 2 Dogs Killed In Simi Valley House Fire
Manager Dave Roberts also said newly-acquired SP Rich Hill is in line to make his first start as a Dodger on Sunday.