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Baseball notes: Giants put pitcher Matt Cain on disabled list
Baseball notes: Giants put pitcher Matt Cain on disabled list

The San Francisco Giants placed right-hander Matt Cain on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of a flexor tendon strain in his right forearm. Cain, 30, will return to San Francisco for further evaluation after an MRI exam revealed the strain, the team said. The Giants, who are in Phoenix playing the Diamondbacks, said he could miss two weeks. The DL move was retroactive to April 4. Cain is the second Giants starter to be scratched from his opening start. Jake Peavy was unable to pitch Tuesday because of back stiffness. Mets closer Mejia on DL New York Mets closer Jenrry Mejia was put on the 15-day disabled list because of inflammation in the back of his elbow. Mejia felt...

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