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Reds put Homer Bailey on disabled list with sprained elbow
By JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer THE ASSOCIATED PRESS STATEMENT OF NEWS VALUES AND PRINCIPLES 
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey throws to the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
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(AP) — The Reds put starter Homer Bailey on the 15-day disabled list on Monday night with a sprained ligament in his right elbow, the same one he had surgery on last September.

Bailey was limited during spring training while he completed his comeback from surgery on the forearm where it attaches to the elbow. He made two starts, throwing 92 pitches in a 5-2 loss at St. Louis and 79 pitches in a 4-2 loss at Milwaukee.

Bailey is 0-1 with a 5.56 ERA. His next scheduled start was Thursday at Atlanta.

The Reds recalled right-hander Carlos Contreras from Triple-A Louisville. Contreras made 17 relief appearances last season, going 0-1 with a 6.52 ERA.

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