DETROIT (AP) _ The Detroit Tigers placed outfielder/infielder Gregg Jefferies on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring Tuesday.

Jefferies, who was sidelined with a bruised right elbow in June, is batting .204 with six home runs and 18 RBIs this season.

To fill his place on the roster, outfielder Kimera Bartee has been recalled from Triple-A Toledo. Bartee is hitting .286 with 12 home runs and 43 RBIs for Toledo this season.