A short while later, the Yankees cut Carter and said they will bring up infielder Ji-Man Choi on Wednesday from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, where he is hitting .
Castro may miss All-Star Game because of hamstring strain →
"It's been a tough stretch for us but we're still playing good ball," Carter said. "It's just that time of year right now where we're having a tough stretch."
Chapman's 1st hit leads Athletics to 7-6 win over Yankees →