The Yankees just sent this announcement…
Earlier tonight, the New York Yankees acquired INF Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a player to be named later.
In 87 games with the Mariners this season (79 starts at SS), Ryan batted .192 (50-for-260) with 23R, 10 doubles, 3HR and 21RBI.
In parts of seven Major League seasons with St. Louis (2007-10) and Seattle (2011-13), the right-handed batter has hit .238 (549-for-2,309) with 281R, 104 doubles, 18HR and 186RBI in 766 games. In his career, he has appeared in games at shortstop, second base, third base, right field and left field.
A corresponding 40-man roster move will be announced tomorrow.