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Marlins P Alvarez lands on DL

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Miami Marlins placed pitcher Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day disabled list Friday with right shoulder inflammation.

The move is retroactive to July 30.

Alvarez, an NL All-Star, is 8-5 with a 2.48 earned run average and three shutouts in 22 starts for the Marlins this year.

Miami recalled pitcher Dan Jennings from Triple-A New Orleans in a corresponding move.

Jennings has a 1.15 ERA in 35 relief appearances with the Marlins this season.

08/01 17:49:17 ET