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Yankees reinstate INF Brendan Ryan from DL, send down Petit

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Yankees have reinstated infielder Brendan Ryan from the disabled list and optioned infielder Gregorio Petit to the minors. The Yankees made the moves before Friday night's game against Seattle. Ryan had been sidelined with a strain in his upper back since June 22. Manager Joe Girardi says Ryan gives the team depth all around the infield. Petit was hitting...
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July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees activate Pirela, put Petit on 15-day DL

TORONTO (AP) The New York Yankees have put infielder Gregorio Petit on the 15-day disabled list because of a bruised right hand and activated utilityman Jose Pirela from the DL. Outfielder Brett Gardner is not in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Blue Jays because of a stiff neck. Chris Young is starting in left field. Petit was injured when he was hit by a pitch...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Previewing the Baltimore Orioles-New York Yankees series

After dropping two of three games this weekend against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Baltimore Orioles will finish off their six-game homestand with three games this week against the New York Yankees. The Orioles enter this series an even 3-3, while the Yankees are 2-4 after losing two of three in the Bronx to both the Blue Jays and Boston Red Sox. These three games will be the first...
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees get infielder Gregorio Petit from Astros for cash

NEW YORK (AP) In need of another healthy infielder by opening day, the New York Yankees have acquired Gregorio Petit from the Houston Astros for cash. The teams announced the deal Wednesday night. New York says Petit will report to major league camp. Petit batted .278 with two homers and nine RBIs in 37 games with the Astros last season. He played in 85 games for Triple-A Oklahoma...
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April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Sox Can’t Hold Lead, Lose To Astros In 10 Innings (Video)

The Red Sox held a 3-2 lead over the Houston Astros in the eighth inning of Friday’s game at Fenway Park, but they weren’t able to secure a fifth straight win. In the eighth inning, the Astros scored on a bizarre play in which Gregorio Petit alluded Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez on his way to the plate, then scored when Red Sox reliever Burke Badenhop dropped the ball when...
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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