The Yankees recalled pitcher Branden Pinder from Triple-A and designated pitcher Chris Capuano for assignment on Saturday, the team announced. Pinder has a 3.12 ERA with 13 strikeouts and three walks in 17 1/3 innings with New York this season. Capuano threw 33 innings this season, recording a 6.55 ERA and a 0-4 win-loss record.
The Yankees selected the contract of pitcher Chris Capuano and recalled pitcher Nick Goody from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday. To clear two spots on the roster, pitcher Branden Pinder was optioned to Triple-A and infielder/outfielder Garrett Jones was designated for assignment.
The Yankees have announced that right elbow inflammation has reliever Diego Moreno on the 15-day disabled list and that they have recalled fellow right-hander Branden Pinder from Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre. Moreno has been inconsistent in his four appearances this season and owns a 5.23 ERA. Pinder, who had been sent down just last week, has posted a 2.92 ERA in 11 games for the Yankees this season.
The Yankees added RHP Nick Goody to the active roster, the team announced on Saturday. The pitching prospect has split the season between Double-A Trenton and Triple-A Scranton, going 1-2 with a six saves and a 1.68 ERA. To make room on the active roster, the Yankees optioned RHP Branden Pinder to Triple-A. Pinder had a 2.92 ERA in 11 games with the Yankees. To open a spot on the 40-man roster, the Yankees designated infielder Gregorio Petit for assignment. He was hitting .167 in 20 games with the Yankees.
The Yankees recalled pitcher Branden Pinder on Saturday, the team announced. Pinder produced a 2.53 ERA over 10 2/3 innings earlier this season. To make room for Pinder, the team optioned pitcher Bryan Mitchell to Triple-A. Mitchell has a 2.89 ERA over 9 1/3 innings of work this season.