The New York Yankees placed outfielder Curtis Granderson on the 15-day disabled list with a broken knuckle on his left pinky finger and recalled outfielder Brennan Boesch from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
The moves were made before Saturday's game at Tampa Bay.
Granderson was hit by Cesar Ramos' pitch in the fifth inning of Friday night's 9-4 win over the Rays. Although no official timeline for how long Granderson will be sidelined has been announced, manager Joe Girardi indicated it could be a minimum of four weeks.
''I think the feelings that we have right now, there's sadness for Curtis,'' Girardi said.
Granderson missed the first 38 games this season with a broken right forearm, the result of a hit by pitch in his first at-bat at spring training.
''It's cruel,'' Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira said. ''I had tears in my eyes saying bye to Curtis yesterday ... you really can't say anything. It's just s...