Don Kelly

Marlins put Henderson Alvarez on disabled list

Marlins put Henderson Alvarez on disabled list

Miami Marlins opening-day starter Henderson Alvarez was put on the 15-day disabled list Monday because of inflammation in his right shoulder and elbow.

"It's definitely a concern anytime you have one of your star pitchers go down and have something sore," Manager Mike Redmond said. "We'll just have to monitor him as we go. … It's tough not having him, for sure."

Alvarez (0-2) sat out the first half of the 2013 season because of shoulder inflammation. He had a stint on the disabled list last August because of a shoulder issue.

Alvarez was 12-7 with a 2.65 earned-run average last year and was an...

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