Finding at-bats for Miguel Andujar in a loaded Yankees lineup was going to be a challenge.

And with MLB rosters pared from 30 to 28 Thursday, Andujar was suddenly headed to the Yankees’ alternate site camp at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

Thursday morning, the Yankees optioned Andujar along with infielder Thairo Estrada and right-hander Nick Nelson.