brendan ryan

The Yankees have activated INF Brendan Ryan from the disabled list (Marakovitz, June 10).

Ramon Flores was demoted to Triple-A in order to make room for Ryan on the roster. Flores, 23, batted .269 in nine games played with the Yankees this season.

Ryan missed the first two months of the season with strained calf muscle. He is back in the starting lineup this afternoon playing SS and batting?ninth.

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