Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Yankees placed DH Travis Hafner on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 27, with right rotator cuff strain.

Hafner has been playing through soreness for a while and finally decided it was too much to handle. It's not clear at this point how long he'll be sidelined. Derek Jeter is taking his spot on the roster.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner will be placed on the disabled list.

The move will probably be made official on Sunday, with Derek Jeter (quad) returning in a corresponding roster move. Hafner has been playing through shoulder soreness for a while and it has depressed his numbers significantly. He'll spend the next few weeks getting healthy.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner (shoulder) is not in the Yankees' lineup Saturday.

Hafner will undergo an MRI on his right shoulder and should be considered day-to-day. Alfonso Soriano will serve as the Yankees' designated hitter Saturday against the Rays.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner will undergo an MRI on his right shoulder Saturday.

Hafner has been dealing with shoulder soreness and will be reevaluated prior to Saturday's game. The results of the MRI will determine if he needs to be placed on the disabled list.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner went 0-for-2 with a walk on Monday and is 0-for-9 so far in the second half.

Tonight's 0-for dropped Hafner's OPS under .700 for the season, that even though he came in at 1.104 during April. If the Yankees had anyone in the minors banging down the door, Hafner would probably get his walking papers. As is, they lack much in the way of alternatives.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Saturday that Travis Hafner (foot) is fine.

Hafner injured his left foot while hitting off a pitching machine Wednesday, but he's been available the last two days and delivered a pinch-hit double Saturday. He's likely to start at DH on Sunday against Twins righty Kyle Gibson.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner (foot) is not in Saturday's lineup.

Hafner has missed the last two games after he injured his left foot Wednesday while hitting off a pitching machine and remains day-to-day. Vernon Wells will continue to serve as the Yankees' designated hitter.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner (foot) is not in the Yankees' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon vs. the Royals.

Hafner injured his left foot Wednesday while hitting off a pitching machine. He's day-to-day with a bruise.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 9 Months

Travis Hafner left Wednesday's game against the Royals with a left foot contusion.

Pronk underwent X-rays, which came back negative. He's being listed as day-to-day.

Travis Hafner DH NYY 10 Months

Travis Hafner went 1-for-3 with a home run in Sunday's win over the Angels.

Hafner walked in his first plate appearance and hit a three-run shot of Jered Weaver in the third inning. It was his first home run since June 5. Hafner is batting just .052 (1-for-19) over his last seven games.