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By The Sports Xchange January 31, 2013 3:20 PM
The New York Yankees have agreed to sign designated hitter Travis Hafner, according to a Journal News report. The deal will be announced the contract language has been finalized. Terms of the deal weren't known. Hafner will serve as the designated hitter against right-handed pitchers. He has a career batting average of .287 vs. righties. Injuries have limited the 35-year-old Hafner to just 85 games a season over the past five years.