Bombers bits

Bombers bits

Infielder Reid Brignac has cleared waivers and has elected free agency, rather than accepting an outright assignment to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. He batted .114 in 17 games with the Yankees after being acquired from the Rockies earlier this season.

Bryan Hoch is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch and read his MLBlog, Bombers Beat. David Wilson and Josh Vitale are associate reporters for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.