The New York Yankees have placed first baseman Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and recalled catcher Austin Romine from Triple-A Scranton.
The Yankees want injured outfielder Nick Swisher to rest up before returning to the lineup next week. Swisher, however, had his sights set on an earlier date.
Jose Reyes will play ball in New York City on Monday, but it won’t be for the Mets.
Bartolo Colon was placed on the disabled list Sunday with a strained right hamstring, the latest blow to New York’s ailing rotation. But don’t worry, Yankees fans. The Bombers — and Colon — feel he’ll be back on the mound as soon as the hefty starter is eligible.