CHICAGO (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals placed left-hander Odalis
Perez on the 15-day disabled list because of a knee sprain.
Perez is 8-11 with a 5.57 ERA. Manager Buddy Bell says he's
expected to miss at least three weeks.
The Royals recalled outfielder Shane Costa from Triple-A Omaha.
Costa is making his third appearance with the Royals this
season. He's hitting .185 with seven RBIs in 33 games for Kansas
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