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Igarashi outrighted to Triple-A

When the Yankees activated Derek Lowe on the roster this week it meant an end to Ryota Igarashi's latest stint with the team. It turns out that the Yankees outrighted him to Triple-A which effectively removes him from the 40-man roster and probably excludes him as a September call-up. Igarashi, 33, was picked up off waivers ...

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Warren demoted after dud, Phelps to start

There wasn't much good to be said about Adam Warren's start Friday night. His best inning was the 1st inning when he escaped without allowing any runs, but stranded two. His 2nd was horrible and he was knocked out in the 3rd. On the other hand, David Phelps, who replaced Warren in the 3rd, gave up ...

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Phelp back with the Yankees, Igarashi demoted

With Adam Warren starting yesterday and Freddy Garcia starting on Monday, the Yankees needed a long-man for last night's game and decided to recall David Phelps from the minor leagues. It was a good thing they did that too as Warren was hit hard and needed to be pulled during the 3rd inning. Ryota Igarashi was ...

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Yankees to call-up Warren and Igarashi

With both CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte hitting the DL today, the Yankees will call up Adam Warren and Ryota Igarashi from Triple-A, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. Girardi confirmed after the game that Warren will start and make his Major League debut on Friday in place of Sabathia. Freddy Garcia, who ...

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Yankees get Garcia back and send Igarashi to minors

The Yankees were without Freddy Garcia for the weekend, but he's back and the man that took his spot on the roster, Ryota Igarashi, has been sent back down to Triple-A. Garcia was on the bereavement list since Thursday to attend the funeral of his grandfather back in Venezuela. Igarashi made just one appearance over the weekend. ...

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Ryota Igarashi debuts with the Yankees

Ryota Igarashi made his debut for the Yankees Friday night against the Mets. He wasn't particularly good as he allowed a run on one hit and two walks in the 9th innings. He did strikeout two batters and displayed pretty good stuff. Igarashi needed 27 pitches to get through the inning. He threw a four-seamer, a two-seamer, ...

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Yankees put Garcia on bereavement leave

The Yankees placed Freddy Garcia on the bereavement list while he heads back home to Venezuela to attend the death of his grandfather. Taking his place is Ryota Igarashi, who was claimed off waivers a little over a week ago. Igarashi pitched just one inning for the Blue Jays before the Yankees claimed him. He struckout ...

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Yankees like depth Igarashi provides

Yesterday the Yankees claimed Ryota Igarashi off waivers - a pitcher whom the Mets lost interest in and both the Pirates and Blue Jays have cut already this season. Not very promising. However, Yankees GM Brian Cashman is dealing with a team that has already lost Mariano Rivera, Joba Chamberlain, Cesar Cabral, and currently has David ...

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