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Young signed a minor league contract with the Yankees on Wednesday, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.

The Yankees' immediate plans for the outfielder are unknown, but Young will likely make an appearance in the majors once rosters expand in September. Prior to his release by the Mets on Aug. 15, he contributed a .205/.283/.346 line with eight home runs, 28 RBI, 31 runs scored, and seven steals across 254 at-bats.

Chris Young OF NYM 13 Days

Young has been released by the Mets.

Now a free agent, Young will look to latch on with another club, although it's possible that he'll have to settle for a minor league deal despite getting $7.25 million guaranteed from the Mets this offseason.

Chris Young OF NYM 20 Days

The Mets designated Young for assignment Friday night.

The move was announced after Friday's game against the Phillies, while the expectation is that Young will be replaced by Matt den Dekker on the Mets' roster. Young hit .205/.283/.346 in his only season for the Mets after signing a one-year deal during the offseason.

Chris Young OF NYM 20 Days

The Mets are considering releasing Young, ESPNNewYork.com reports.

While a move may not be imminent, the Mets are debating internally whether or not to release Young and bring Matt den Dekker up from Triple-A Las Vegas. Young has hit just .205/.283/.346 this season and has only about $2 million remaining on his contract.

Chris Young OF NYM 20 Days

Young is out of the Mets' lineup again Friday, Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com reports.

Make it three straight days on the bench for Young, who started nine times in a 10-game stretch from July 26 to Aug. 5. Kirk Nieuwenhuis will draw the start in left Friday, and it seems manager Terry Collins will alternate between Young, Nieuwenhuis and Eric Young Jr at the position moving forward.

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Young is out of the Mets' lineup again Thursday, Newsday's Marc Carig reports.

Young will sit for a second straight day after a stretch of nine starts in 10 games for the Mets. Eric Young Jr. will man left field and bat ninth against right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, but Young still seems like the slight favorite for playing time at the position.

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Young is out of the lineup Wednesday versus the Nationals.

Young will concede right field duties to Curtis Granderson, who returns to the lineup after a one-game absence. He's joined by Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Juan Lagares in the Mets' outfield.

Chris Young OF NYM 1 Month

Chris Young is back in the Mets' lineup Wednesday.

Young missed Tuesday's contest after exiting Monday with a left calf cramp. The veteran outfielder is hitting just .202/.288/.352 over 75 games for the Mets this season.

Chris Young OF NYM 1 Month

Chris Young left Monday's game against the Mariners in the eighth inning due to a left calf cramp.

Young suffered the injury running to first base in the top of the eighth inning. The hope is that it's not a big deal, but the Mets should know more Tuesday.

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Chris Young went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's loss to the Athletics.

Following up Tuesday's two-homer performance, Young attempted to help the Mets come back in the ballgame, taking Luke Gregerson deep to left field to cut the Athletics' lead to 8-5. Young now has seven home runs and 21 RBI on the season along with a .210/.292/.366 slash line.