Sunday, August 13, 2017 1:00 am
Yanks' Tanaka goes on DL
NEW YORK – The New York Yankees put right-hander Masahiro Tanaka on the 10-day disabled list because of shoulder inflammation.
The Yankees made the move Saturday and recalled righty Giovanny Gallegos from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
The former Japanese ace is 8-10 with a career-high 4.92 ERA in 23 starts.
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