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Derek Jeter is out of the Yankees' lineup with soreness in his surgically repaired left ankle.
New York manager Joe Girardi says Jeter probably will be sidelined for a couple of days before further evaluation. Girardi says he is concerned about the lingering injury to Jeter, but there is no thought about shutting him down for the rest of the season at this point.
Eduardo Nunez was set to start at shortstop Sunday as the Yankees tried to avoid a four-game sweep by rival Boston.
Jeter has missed most of the season after breaking his left ankle in the opener of the AL championship series last year. Also bothered by a strained right quadriceps and calf, the 39-year-old captain is batting .190 with a homer and seven RBIs in 17 games.
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Even though the New York Yankees aren’t out of the playoff race, and even though manager Joe Girardi has said he has no intentions of shutting him down, it is time for the captain to call it a season.
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A scan on the left ankle of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter came back negative.
The results of the scan will be sent to Jeter’s surgeon, Dr. Robert Anderson, for a second opinion. The 39-year-old Jeter has been dealing with soreness in the ankle and was forced from Saturday’s game.
Jeter’s CT-Scan preliminary results...
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter was held out of yesterday's starting lineup due to his ankle injury, an ailment that will sideline him for at least the next few days, according to Josh Vitale of MLB.com.
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Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter continues to struggle with his surgically repaired left ankle as he was removed from Saturday's game against the Red Sox early. Manager Joe Girardi told reporters (Sweeny Murti) that he didn't like the way Jeter was running.
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Derek Jeter was pulled from Saturday’s game against the Red Sox after experiencing issues in or around his surgically repaired left ankle according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports. Mark Reynolds was inserted into the game at first base.
It has been a so-called nightmare season for Jeter, who re-fractured his ankle in March, pulled his quad in July and strained his calf in August...
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has had more tests on his
surgically repaired left ankle and it's not certain when he will
return to the lineup.