Cubs place Kerry Wood on DL

Updated: June 14, 2011, 11:55 AM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs placed pitcher Kerry Wood on the disabled list with a blister and activated infielder Jeff Baker before Monday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.

Wood, who has a blister on his right index finger, was placed on the DL retroactive to June 9.

Wood, who is 1-3 with a 3.25 ERA in 24 games this season, has had to deal with blister problems before in his career. On Sunday, he tried to warm up in the bullpen but had to stop pitching due to the blister. ...

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