The Miami Marlins have placed Christian Yelich on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee contusion and have recalled Marcell Ozuna from Triple-A New Orleans, according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald.
Marlins Christian Yelich placed on 15-day DL, retro to 8/10, with a right knee contusion. Marcell Ozuna recalled from NOLA
— clarkspencer (@clarkspencer) August 15, 2015
This is the second time that Yelich will go on the DL this season. The 23-year-old has slashed .275/.343/.376 with six homers and 29 RBIs in 382 plate appearances.
The Marlins demoted Ozuna in early July and the 24-year-old is hitting .249/.301/.337 with four home runs and 26 RBIs in 322 plate appearances.