Yankees place Domingo German, wins leader, on IL

  • null Baseball The Yankees are stretching their bullpen awfully thin.The team announced Sunday it has placed right-handed pitcher Domingo German on the 10-day injured list with a left hip flexor strain. The Yankees recalled left-hander Stephen Tarpley from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in a corresponding move.Prior to today’s game, the Yankees made the following roster moves:·Placed RHP Domingo Germán on the 10-day IL with a left hip flexor strain (retroactive to 6/8).·Recalled LHP Stephen Tarpley from Triple-A @swbrailriders.— New York Yankees (@Yankees) June 9, 2019German, who is tied with Justin Verlander, Hyun-Jin Ryu and Lucas Giolito for 's lead in wins, was sidelined after struggling for a third straight start in Friday's 5-2 loss to the Indians. He allowed four runs in six innings, bringing his ERA in his past three starts to 8.59. He is scheduled to undergo further testing, including an MRI, on Monday."We’re hoping that, when we get back to New York and go through the tests, that it is something that’s minor and doesn’t hold him back for a while," manager Aaron Boone said Sunday, via the New York Post. Related News Angels' Shohei Ohtani homers off Yusei Kikuchi in first Major League face-off[......]