Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have placed infielder Grant Green on the 15-day disabled list because of a lumbar strain.
Green tallied his first career walk-off hit in the ninth inning on Sunday, as his single drove in Josh Hamilton for a 6-5 win over the Seattle Mariners. Green made his first career start at shortstop Sunday.
Green been called up three times by the Angels from the minors this season. In 31 contests, he's hitting .313 with a homer and nine RBI.
The Angels replaced Green on the roster by recalling first baseman C.J. Cron from Triple-A Salt Lake.