Yankees second baseman Robert Refsnyder went 3 for 8 over both games of Saturday's doubleheader. Refsnyder has started receiving regular playing time at the keystone, starting each of the past four games and five of the previous six. The 24-year-old has taken advantage, raising his average to .302, and figures to get the chance to start against lefties for as far as the Yankees advance in the postseason.
The Yankees announced Monday they will add the following players to their active roster Tuesday: Dustin Ackley, Andrew Bailey, Caleb Cotham, Rico Noel, James Pazos, Jose Pirela, Rob Refsnyder and Austin Romine .
The Yankees optioned second baseman Robert Refsnyder to Triple-A on Sunday, the team announced. The move was made to make room for Carlos Beltran, who was activated from the disabled list. Refsnyder was hitting .167 with one home run and two RBI in four games.
Yankees second baseman Robert Refsnyder was held out of Sunday's lineup against the Mariners, the team announced. He was replaced by Stephen Drew, who will bat ninth. Refsnyder had been getting the majority of the playing time at second since being called up, but manager Joe Girardi said he held Refsnyder out because the team was facing right-handed pitcher Felix Hernandez, reports NJ.com.
After getting his first call up to the major leagues Saturday, Yankees second baseman Robert Refsnyder is expected to remain with the club after the All-Star break, a source told the Daily News. During his first two games over the weekend, Refsnyder hit .286 with one home run and two RBI.
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