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Yankees acquire minor-league outfielder Tyler Hill from Tigers

Yankees GM Brian Cashman takes questions from the

Yankees GM Brian Cashman takes questions from the media during a press conference at Yankee Stadium on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.

The Yankees  acquired outfielder Tyler Hill from the Tigers in exchange for cash considerations Thursday, the club announced Friday.

Hill was selected by the Tigers in the Triple-A phase of the Rule 5 draft  Thursday. He  originally was chosen by the Red Sox in the 19th round of the 2014 first-year player draft.

Hill, 22, hit .254 with one home run, 38 RBIs and 27 stolen bases in 124 games this season for Class A Salem.

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