Yankees optioned C J.R. Murphy to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
J.R. Murphy belted his first career home run on Saturday, powering the Yankees to a 4-3 victory over the Angels.
Yankees recalled C John Ryan Murphy from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman hears that the Yankees are likely to call up John Ryan Murphy to replace Francisco Cervelli (hamstring) on the active roster.
Yankees reassigned C John Ryan Murphy to minor league camp.
John Ryan Murphy hit a three-run homer off Neil Wagner in the Yankees' 8-2 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday.
J.R. Murphy will make his first career start behind the plate when the Yankees battle the Red Sox on Saturday.
Yankees purchased the contract of C J.R. Murphy from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Yankees GM Brian Cashman wouldn't rule out J.R. Murphy being called up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre this season.