Yankees make multiple roster moves

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The New York Yankees have made eight call-ups, two transfers, a release and a designation for assignment. Here’s the run down on the transactions.

— The Yankees have recalled C John Ryan Murphy, RHP Preston Claiborne, RHP Bryan Mitchell and RHP Chase Whitley from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre.

— The Yankees have selected LHP Rich Hill and OF Chris Young to the active roster from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre.

— TheYankees have signed OF Antoan Richardson and RHP Chaz Roe to Major League contracts and select them from the active roster from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre.

— The Yankees have recalled OF Slade Heathcott from Double-A Trenton and transferred him to the 60-day DL (right knee surgery).

— The Yankees have transferred RHP Masahiro Tanaka to the 60-day disabled list.

— The Yankees have released RHP Matt Daley.

— The Yankees have designated OF Zoilo Almonte for assignment.

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8 Responses to Yankees make multiple roster moves

  1. tom says:

    No Kyle Roller? Waaaaaaaaahhhhhhh!!!!!!

    The way Yankees have proceeded, it looks like they depend on a small game strategy to win games. Interesting.

  2. rudy abbott says:

    looking forward to watching chase whitley pitch this month…

  3. Ranburnian says:

    Go Whit!

  4. Carol says:

    Chase I am so proud of you

  5. hotdog says:

    why dfa Almonte…he lead the team in hr's and rbi's…where's the strategy…and how can you pick up a guy in September who has been dfa'd anyhow…

  6. tony says:

    "WOW" DFA Almonte,& sign "A.RICHARDSON"a (30)yr.old."NOW"that's what i call getting "YOUNGER"..

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