Carolina Mudcats' right-hander Dallas Buck has been placed on the seven-day disabled list with an inflamed right shoulder. Buck, who underwent Tommy John surgery on his elbow last year, is 2-1 with a 3.42 ERA in 26 innings pitched.
Matt Klinker has been promoted to the Mudcats from Sarasota, the High-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. He will make his Double-A debut tonight against the Mobile BayBears. A Greenville, S.C., native and Furman grad, Klinker was 0-0 with a 5.40 ERA in his five starts with Sarasota.
Klinker spent the first half of the 2008 season at the Dayton Dragons, the Reds' Low-A affiliate, and posted a 6-4 record in 18 starts with an ERA of 3.26.