The Braves made a flurry of roster moves with the expansion of the roster on Tuesday. Left-hander Manny Banuelos (elbow) was activated from the 15-day disabled list, and he'll start Tuesday's game against the Marlins. Additionally, right-handers Danny Burawa and Brandon Cunniff , as well as infielders Hector Olivera and Daniel Castro were recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett.
The Braves claimed reliever Danny Burawa off waivers from the Yankees, the team announced on Friday. The Yankees designated Burawa for assignment on August 5. The Braves will assign him to Triple-A Gwinnett.
The Yankees were busy with transactions Wednesday. They announced first baseman Garrett Jones was re-signed to a major-league deal after he was designated for assignment last week. Reliever Danny Burawa was designated for assignment Wednesday as part of the transactions, while reliever Caleb Cotham was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
The Yankees recalled pitcher Danny Burawa from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the team announced on Sunday. Burawa was 1-1 with one save and a 1.75 ERA at Scranton. To make room for Burawa, the team optioned Bryan Mitchell to Triple-A. Mitchell recorded a save in his only appearance with the Yankees.
Yankees pitcher Jose De Paula was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, per MLB.com. De Paula made one relief appearance this spring before dealing with a shoulder injury. Outfielder Tyler Austin and pitcher Danny Burawa were also optioned to Triple-A. Outfielder Mason Willams was optioned to Double-A, while pitcher Wilking Rodriguez was reassigned to minor-league camp.