The Dodgers placed starting catcher A.J. Ellis on the 15-day disabled list on Monday with a sprained right ankle.
Ellis told reporters that he sustained the injury during the on-field celebration following Josh Beckett's no-hitter on Sunday in Philadelphia.
A.J. Ellis severely sprained his right ankle during the no-hitter celebration yesterday.— Pedro Moura (@pedromoura) May 26, 2014
Ellis jumped up and landed on Drew Butera's discarded catcher's gear during the celebration, he said.— Pedro Moura (@pedromoura) May 26, 2014
Tim Federowicz was recalled from Triple-A Albuquerque to replace Ellis.