Peralta believed to be suffering from Chikungunya virus

Peralta will available to come back Monday

St. Petersburg - The Rays have placed RH Joel Peralta on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 13.

The team has called up LH Jeff Beliveau to take his place on the roster, and he will be available tonight in the
bullpen.

Beliveau begins his fifth tour with the Rays this season, and ninth stint over the last two seasons.

Peralta became ill over the weekend following an All-Star break trip to the Dominican Republic.  It there that Peralta is believed to have contacted the virus.

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