Yankees released 1B Russell Branyan; re-signed him to a minor league contract.
Russell Branyan has been dealing with a back injury since the beginning of camp.
Yankees signed 1B/DH Russell Branyan to a minor league contract.
Russell Branyan intends to continue his playing career.
Russell Branyan hit a two-run homer in Los Angeles' loss to the Rangers on Monday.
Russell Branyan, a career .147 hitter as a pinch-hitter, delivered a three-run homer off Mariano Rivera off the bench on Thursday.
Russell Branyan hit his first homer as an Angel in the win over the Dodgers on Sunday night.
Russell Branyan is starting at first base for the Angels against the Twins on Saturday.
Angels GM Tony Reagins indicated that the newly signed Russell Branyan could receive the bulk of the playing time at first base against right-handed pitching.
Angels signed 1B/DH Russell Branyan.
Diamondbacks released 1B Russell Branyan.
Making his first start of the month, Russell Branyan went 0-for-4 against the Giants on Thursday.
Russell Branyan has yet to start a game in May.
Russell Branyan started at first base for the third straight game Friday.