The New York Yankees re-signed LHP Jon Niese to a minor-league deal on Tuesday after they released him Sunday, according to the New York Post's George A. King III.
Niese, who pitched in six Grapefruit League games this spring, will report on Wednesday, according to King. The Yankees
The Yankees, according to the New York Post's Joel Sherman, hope Niese can build up his arm strength following knee surgery at the end of last season.