The Yankees placed Joba Chamberlain on the DL with rotator cuff tendinitis. His return is uncertain.
Meanwhile, Sidney Ponson returned to Texas and beat the Rangers in a game the Yankees had to have.
The last time old man Favre played the Pats he was 5 for 15 for 73 yards and was knocked out of the game. Welcome to New York, Brett. See you on the ground Sept. 14.