On Saturday, the Yankees called up Clint Frazier and in result designated David Hale for assignment.
Hale pitched 5.2 innings on Friday against the Blue Jays and gave up only one earned run. Hale has pitched for both the Twins and the Yankees this season.
Hale has chosen free agency over spending time in Scranton with the Yankees' Triple-A team. Hale has pitched 13.2 innings this season with a 4.61 ERA and 8 strikeouts.