BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have placed backup catcher Caleb Joseph on the 15-day disabled list with a testicular injury.

Joseph was struck by a foul ball in the eighth inning of Sunday’s game against the Boston Red Sox. He was taken to the hospital after the game and placed on the DL on Monday.

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Second on the depth chart behind Matt Wieters, Joseph was batting .182 in 23 games. He broke a 0-for-19 skid Sunday before suffering the injury.

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Baltimore recalled catcher Francisco Pena from Triple-A Norfolk to replace Joseph on the 25-man roster. Pena was batting .200 in 24 games with the Tides.

Pena has nine games of major league experience, all with Kansas City. He went 1 for 7 in eight games with the Royals last season.

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