Yankees acquire LHP Josh Outman

The Yankees tonight acquired LHP Josh Outman from the Cleveland Indians for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

In 31 appearances out of the bullpen for the Indians this season, was 4-0 with a 3.28 ERA (24.2IP, 22H, 9ER, 16BB, 24K). With Triple-A Columbus, was 3-1 with a 4.43 ERA in 23 appearances/one start (22.1IP, 21H, 11ER, 8BB, 20K).

In parts of six Major League seasons with Oakland, Colorado and Cleveland is 16-11 with a 4.49 ERA in 152 games/32 starts.