Rafael Soriano goes on 60-day DL

Updated: June 16, 2011, 8:21 AM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Rafael Soriano will not be back in the Bronx before the All-Star break.

The Yankees placed Soriano on the 60-day disabled list on Wednesday. He was originally placed on the disabled list on May 17 (retroactive to May 14) with right elbow inflammation. The earliest Soriano can join the Yankees is July 15.

Earlier in the week, the team hoped Soriano would be cleared to resume a regular throwing program. Soriano attempted to do so on Tuesday. But afterward, the ...

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