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4/17/2014 5:11 P.M. ET

Royals place Lorenzo Cain on 15-day D.L., recall LHP Justin Marks from Omaha

KANSAS CITY, MO (April 17, 2014) - The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have placed outfielder Lorenzo Cain on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain. Left-handed pitcher Justin Marks has been recalled from Triple-A Omaha to take Cain's place on the 25-man roster. Marks will be in uniform for tonight's 7:10 game against the Houston Astros.

Marks was 1-1 with a 3.24 ERA in three appearances (one start) for the Storm Chasers this season.

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