Yankees place Lance Berkman on 15 day DL. This must be the most frustrating month of Berkman's professional life. Word is he will return in September but that the Yankees did not want to play one man short while Lance healed. Here's the gist of the anouncement:
Lance Berkman has been placed on the disabled list because of his ankle injury.
“It hadn’t progressed quite as quickly as we wanted it to,” Joe Girardi said