Orioles place RHP Williamson on DL with triceps injury

Apr 24, 2007 - 5:20 PM BALTIMORE (Ticker) -- The Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday placed reliever Scott Williamson on the 15-day disabled list with right triceps tendon tightness.

Williamson (1-0) left Monday night's game against Oakland in the fifth inning after recording a strikeout.

The righthander has appeared in six games this season, allowing one earned run and four hits in five innings (1.80 ERA).

The Orioles recalled righthander Jim Johnson from Class AAA Norfolk of the International League to replace Williamson. Johnson was 0-1 with a 2.81 ERA in three starts for Norfolk.

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