Yankees place Marte on DL

Updated: July 17, 2010, 3:18 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

The New York Yankees placed left-hander Damaso Marte on the disabled list and recalled lefty Boone Logan from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to replace him.

Marte has appeared in 30 games mainly as a lefty specialist in middle relief, pitching 17 2/3 innings with a 4.08 ERA and 12 strikeouts. Logan has pitched 18 1/3 innings for the Yankees, with a 3.93 ERA, 12 walks and 13 K's. He will fill Marte's role as the only left-hander in the Yankees' bullpen.

Wallace Matthews covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com. Follow him on Twitter.

More from ESPNNewYork.com »

Wallace Matthews has covered New York sports since 1983 as a reporter, columnist, radio host and TV commentator. He covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com after working for Newsday, the New York Post, the New York Sun and ESPN New York 98.7 FM.
Follow Wallace on Twitter »  Chat archive »

SPONSORED HEADLINES

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Mr. .500
    A-Rod bats second in his return to action today at The Boss.

MORE MLB HEADLINES