Strained hamstring lands Tigers 2B Ian Kinsler on DL

The Tigers have placed second baseman Ian Kinsler on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.

Kinsler, 34, missed eight games earlier month with hamstring issues. He is batting .239 with 4 homers and 11 RBIs this season.

Also Saturday, the Tigers optioned left-hander Chad Bell to Triple-A Toledo.