Red Sox recall Mortensen, Padilla to DL

The Sports Xchange
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The Red Sox recalled right-handed pitcher Clayton Mortensen from Triple-A Pawtucket and placed reliever Vicente Padilla on the 15-day disabled list with bicep soreness.
Mortensen has a 1.17 ERA in 23 innings with the Red Sox and has 17 strikeouts.
The Red Sox have placed 24 players on the disabled list this season.