Giants place Penny on DL, recall Otero

August 14, 2012, 11:41 pm
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The Giants have placed Brad Penny on the 15-day disabled list and recalled right-handed reliever Dan Otero, the team announced Tuesday.

In 15 appearances for the Giants this season, Penny is 0-1 with a 6.86 ERA.

He allowed six runs on seven hits in two innings of work in the Giants' 14-2 loss to the Nationals on Monday night.

Otero appeared in seven games for the Giants in April, and posted an 8.64 ERA in 8.1 innings.