The Yankees have agreed to a Minor-League deal with pitcher Jhoulys Chacin, Robert Murray of FanSided reported on Thursday night.
The Yankees have signed free-agent pitcher Jhoulys Chacín to a minor-league deal, according to the leagues transactions page.
— Robert Murray (@ByRobertMurray) January 8, 2021
Chacin only pitched in two games with the Atlanta Braves last season. Since 2019, with the Braves, Milwaukee Brewers, and Boston Red Sox, he owns a 6.06 ERA (73 earned runs/108.1 innings).
The 33-year-old has been a journeyman for the last five seasons after spending his first six years with the Colorado Rockies, also playing for the Los Angeles Angels, San Diego Padres, and Arizona Diamondbacks since 2016.
Jhoulys Chacin Yankees deal: $800K guaranteed plus $200K in incentives. Outside chance Rep 1 agency has 4 in Yankees rotation: Luis Severino, Domingo German, Deivi Garcia and Chacin. Yankees are still looking for another proven starter for the rotation led by Gerrit Cole.
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) January 8, 2021