Ryota Igarashi

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, […]

Igarashi outrighted to Triple-A

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, […]

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