Padres place Young on DL, call up Stauffer

Updated: July 28, 2007, 7:49 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- The San Diego Padres placed major league ERA leader Chris Young on the disabled list Saturday and called up Tim Stauffer from Triple-A Portland to start Sunday in Houston.

Young left the Padres' game against the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday with a strained oblique muscle. The 28-year-old Young leads the major leagues with a 1.82 ERA.

Padres manager Bud Black said the team expected the right-hander to recover within two weeks.

The 25-year-old Stauffer ...

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