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Yankees get infielder Gregorio Petit from Astros for cash

NEW YORK (AP) In need of another healthy infielder by opening day, the New York Yankees have acquired Gregorio Petit from the Houston Astros for cash.

The teams announced the deal Wednesday night. New York says Petit will report to major league camp.

Petit batted .278 with two homers and nine RBIs in 37 games with the Astros last season. He played in 85 games for Triple-A Oklahoma City, hitting .297 with 10 home runs and 43 RBIs.

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Leaders
AVG: J. Ellsbury.271
HR: B. McCann23
RBI: B. McCann75
SB: J. Ellsbury39
W: M. Tanaka13
ERA: H. Kuroda3.71
Saves: D. Robertson39
K: H. Kuroda146
AL East
TeamWLPctGB
Baltimore 00.000-
Boston 00.000-
NY Yankees 00.000-
Tampa Bay 00.000-
Toronto 00.000-
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .245 (20)
Runs: 633 (20)
Hits: 1349 (23)
Home Runs: 147 (12)
Stolen Bases: 112 (5)
OBP: .307 (23)
SLG: .380 (17)
Total Bases: 2089 (17)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.75 (18)
Runs Allowed: 664 (18)
Saves: 48 (6)
Strikeouts: 1370 (4)
OpBA: .250 (16)
OBP: .305 (9)
SLG: .395 (21)
Run Support: 3.92 (20)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/1 G. Petit Traded Houston (for future considerations)
3/29 S. Baker Released
3/29 J. Burton Signed to a Minor League Contract
3/29 B. Mitchell Sent to Minors
3/26 J. Burton Released
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Injuries
Date Player Status
3/11 C. Capuano Strained right quadriceps (day-to-day)
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