(PR) The Trenton Thunder, Double-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, announced Tuesday that RHP Danny Burawa and C Tyson Blaser have been activated from the team’s disabled list. To make room on the active roster, RHP Branden Pinder has been transferred to Class-A Tampa and C Nick McCoy has been placed on the DL with a right hand contusion.
Burawa missed one week of action with left knee bursitis. He has appeared in 18 games out of the bullpen this season and gone 1-2 with one save and a 4.05 ERA. Burawa leads all EL relievers with six holds.
Blaser has been on the Trenton DL since opening day because of a right thumb injury. The University of Iowa product combined to bat .331 in 52 games last season between Class-A Charleston and Class-A Tampa.