Red Sox place Nixon on DL, activate Wells

Updated: July 31, 2006, 8:00 PM ET
Associated Press

Wells Nixon

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox placed right fielder Trot Nixon on the disabled list Monday with a strained right biceps and activated left-hander David Wells, who started against the Cleveland Indians.

They also added Bryan Corey to the 25-man roster and optioned Jermaine Van Buren to Triple-A Pawtucket in moves involving right-handed relievers.

Wells had been on the disabled list since May 26 after being hit on the right knee with a line drive by Tampa Bay's Travis ...

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