Yankees finalize roster for Opening Day
This information from the Yankees:
The Yankees have signed the following the players to a Major League contract and selected them to the Major League roster:
RHP Luis Ayala
RHP Bartolo Colon
RHP Freddy Garcia
C Gustavo Molina
OF Chris Dickerson was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
LHP Pedro Feliciano (left rotator cuff strain) and C Francisco Cervelli (fracture in his left foot) were each placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 3/22.
LHP Damaso Marte (left shoulder labrum inflammation), INF Reegie Corona (fractured right elbow) and OF Colin Curtis (dislocated right shoulder) were each placed on the 60-day disabled list, retroactive to 3/22.
RHP Romulo Sanchez, who has an offer to play in Japan, was designated for assignment.
Thursday’s Opening Day lineup:
Stats from today’s minor league game in Tampa against Single-A players from the Pittsburgh organization:
Ivan Nova: 4.0IP, 1R, 0ER, 6H, 0BB, 5K, 58/40
Curtis Granderson: 2-for-5 with 2 doubles, playing 5 innings in CF