MLB: Yankees lose the remainder of the tournament to a reliever who had just recovered from a Tommy John

The Yankees 34-year veteran reliever, Zack Brittonwas placed in the 60 day disabled list. In this way, the rest of the tournament will be lostincluding playoffs. His place was taken by right-hander Jacob Barnes, who signed a minor league contract and was immediately added to the active roster.

It’s a crushing blow for Britton, who came off his start Friday (left shoulder fatigue) after facing two batters with the injury. Britton made his season debut on September 24 after recovering from tommy john surgery which he underwent last September. The Yankees hoped he could work his way up the postseason roster, but this latest arm problem for him will end his season.

Barnes is a 32-year veteran reliever with a 4.73 ERA in a seven-year career that included stops with the Brewers, Royals, Angels, Mets, Blue Jays and Tigers. He posted a 6.10 ERA with 10 strikeouts in 20 2/3 innings for Detroit this year.

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I am a graduate of the Autonomous University of Guadalajara since 2012, graduated as a Bachelor of Communication Sciences. After having been a radio announcer for a few years in the “Perla Tapatia”, I returned to my hometown, Mazatlán, Sinaloa and was hired by El Debate Newspaper in May 2019. My first months in El Debate were writing articles for the vertical: “My Pocket”, however, in September of the same year I became part of the powerful lineup of “Al Bat”, where I am still working as a web journalist. In “Al Bat”, we truthfully present to our readers the most relevant aspects of the baseball world, mainly from the MLB, winter leagues in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Venezuela and the Asian continent. I am a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League and the Boston Red Sox in the American League. My big dream is to get to know the Fenway Park stadium, the historic venue of the “Patirrojos”.

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MLB: Yankees lose the remainder of the tournament to a reliever who had just recovered from a Tommy John