LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers have recalled right-handed pitcher Wander Suero and placed left-handed pitcher Julio Urías on the 15-day injured list with a left hamstring strain, retroactive May 19.
Suero, 31, returns for his second stint with the Dodgers after appearing in three games his first time with the club. In three games, he allowed three runs on one hit in 4.2 innings. With Triple-A Oklahoma City, he was 3-0 with a 1.32 ERA (2 ER/13.2 IP) with 11 strikeouts and was 6-for-6 in save chances. He has been in the Major Leagues parts of four seasons with Washington (2018-2021) and Los Angeles (2023) and he is a combined 14-13 with a 4.64 ERA (98 ER/190.0 IP) and 204 strikeouts in 188 Major League games. He was originally signed by the Washington Nationals as an amateur free agent out of Sabana Larga, Dominican Republic on February 2, 2010.
Urías, 26, pitched on Thursday, allowing six runs on six hits in 3.0 innings. The left-hander is 5-4 with a 4.39 ERA (27 ER/55.1 IP) and 53 strikeouts in 10 starts this season. In eight seasons with the Dodgers, he is a combined 54-21 with a 2.95 ERA (215 ER/655.0 IP) and 646 strikeouts in 147 games (111 starts). Last season, he led the National League with a 2.16 ERA after posting a 17-7 record. He was originally signed by the Dodgers on August 17, 2012 as an international free agent.