Yankees acquire Chris Capuano

NEW YORK -- The Yankees acquired left-hander Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations on Thursday.

The Rockies signed Capuano as a free agent on July 4. He's made four combined starts with Double-A Tulsa and Triple-A Colorado Springs, positing a 1-0 record with a 2.79 ERA. He went 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA in 28 relief appearances with Boston before being released on July 1.