The Yankees have released Jonathan Albaladejo to allow the right-hander to sign with a Japanese club.
There is this imaginary switch in sports, and it’s always supposed to be on. You aren’t supposed to play around with the switch, and you are never supposed to turn it off. Apparently Joe Girardi is unaware of this.
The New York Yankees reinstated designated hitter Lance Berkman from the 15-day disabled list and called up three players from the minors to take advantage of expanded September rosters.