Outman in, Hill out for Yankees

08/29/2014 4:19 PM

08/29/2014 4:26 PM

Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) - A day after trading for pitcher Josh Outman, the New York Yankees selected his contract from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and designated pitcher Rich Hill for assignment.

Outman was 4-0 with a 3.28 ERA in 31 relief appearances for the Indians this season. He was also 3-1 with a 4.43 ERA in 23 games at Triple-A Columbus.

The veteran lefty has a career record of 16-11 with a 4.49 ERA in 152 games, 32 of which have been starts, over parts of six seasons with Oakland, Colorado and Cleveland.

Hill, also a lefty, appeared in six games with the Yankees this season, allowing two hits in 2 1/3 innings.

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