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Yankees claim Jeff Marquez

Updated: June 8, 2011, 10:42 PM ET
By Doug Padilla | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- With Jake Peavy going on the disabled list Wednesday, the White Sox would have preferred to bring back right-hander Jeff Marquez.

Lucas Harrell joined the club instead after the Yankees claimed Marquez off waivers.

Marquez was designated for assignment this week when Mark Teahen was activated from the disabled list. Because Marquez is out of minor league options he had to pass through waivers first before being sent down.

The Yankees jumped at ...

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