Found April 12, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson has taken the next step in his recovery from a fractured forearm, as he resumed throwing yesterday for the first time since sustaining his injury, according to Andy McCullough of The Star-Ledger. Granderson told his followers on Twitter that the session went “really well,” adding that it was “another good sign, and a step closer” to returning. Yankees manager Joe Girardi agreed with Granderson, noting that the progress was “big.” “That’s big,” Girardi said. “That means the bone has healed. Now it’s just the rehab process and getting him to where he can play in some games, and getting him back here.” Girardi also said that Granderson had to resume throwing before he could begin swinging a bat. That will be the next big step in his recovery process, which the team hopes concludes in Granderson’s return to the majors by the middle of May. Granderson is one of several Yankees players that continues to recover from injury, a list that also includes Derek Jeter, Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez. Follow @mlbinjurynews !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.mlbinjurynews.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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