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Ouch you know that has to hurt. Both Derek Jeter and the Yankees were counting on a return of the captain more sooner than later. Now both have to live with much later than expected. Jeter will be out with his troublesome ankle until after the all star break.
Jeter, 38, is recovering from a broken ankle suffered in last year’s ALCS. Now doctors have discovered a small crack in the area of his previous injury. It’s another setback for the Yankees captain, who was previously expected to return around May 1.
If you are Brian Cashman you have to begin to wonder where to get a player to hold the position until Jeter returns. Cashman’s comments were as follows:This is obviously a setback. In terms of speculating when we might see Derek back with us, you’d be looking at sometime after the All-Star break.” He is obviously the toughest one we’ve ever had. You know when Derek Jeter continues to have issues that don’t go away, you know that means more than just your typical something.”
Consider this more bad news for a Yankees team that’s already without Curtis Granderson, Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez. Teixeira, however, was recently cleared to start swinging a bat. The Yankees and Granderson are unsure about his timetable. A-Rod is due back around the All-Star break as well. Despite their injury woes, the Yankees are 8-5, good enough for second in a competitive American League East.
Right now Jayson Nix and Eduardo Nunez are playing in Jeter’s absence, but they are not Jeter. Cashman can’t be feeling good about their play so far. But for now they are the answers that the Yankees have at this point, unless someone becomes available that can serve as an upgrade at the position until such time when or if Derek Jeter returns.
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The Yankees and captain Derek Jeter had originally looked at May 1 as a possible return date, but now that seems very unlikely. Yesterday, manager Joe Girardi said in an interview that Jeter “will be back when he’s back,” according to Yanks beat writer Bryan Hoch.
Jeter has been taking batting practice and ground balls everyday, but is not close to returning to game-action...
Yesterday morning in the Bronx, New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman revealed that a small crack had been found in captain Derek Jeter’s surgically repaired ankle.
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Talk about a setback, as the earliest Yankee fans can expect to see Jeter is after the All-Star Break...
The New York Yankees got bad news on Thursday. Shortstop Derek Jeter is going to be out for a lot longer than previously expected.
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New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter will miss the first half of
the season due to a crack on the ankle injury that he sustained during last year’s
playoffs. The Captain was scheduled to return to the Yankees in May before the
Derek Jeter had CT scan that revealed small crack in area of previous injury, will not return until sometime after All-Star break.
The injury-riddled New York Yankees just got more bad news. Starting shortstop Derek Jeter will be out of the lineup until after the All-Star break after suffering a setback during his rehabilitation efforts. Jeter made an unscheduled trip, according to Yahoo! Sports, to see his ankle surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina, to have a CT scan done. Results showed a small fracture in...
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Yankees captain Derek Jeter will be sidelined until after the All-Star break because of a new fracture in his injured left ankle.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman made the announcement before Thursday night's home game against Arizona.
Cashman said the injury to the 38-year-old shortstop ''is obviously a setback.'' Jeter could be out at least three months...
First for the good news:Andy Pettitte went through his bullpen session without a problem yesterday and proclaimed himself “good to go” for his start Friday in Toronto.
“Everything is where I want it,” said Pettitte, who was scratched over the weekend after suffering back spasms. “They want to see how I feel after [the bullpen]. Hopefully there’s no tightness tomorrow...
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter learned Thursday after making an unscheduled trip to Charlotte to see his ankle surgeon that he has a small crack in the area of his previous injury, reports the New York Daily News.
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Thursday afternoon, news broke on Twitter that Derek Jeter would be out injured until at least the All Star Break and the response was fairly predictable. While Yankee fans bemoaned yet...