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Despite losing OF Curtis Granderson to a broken arm yesterday, the New York Yankees are about to get an emotional boost to their thin lineup. Team captain Derek Jeter is reportedly just two weeks away from returning to the diamond. General manager Brian Cashman told reporters that the veteran is physically able to do everything he needs to do right now, but the Yankees are being very cautious with his return to the field.
Jeter, 38, broke his left ankle last fall in the AL championship series against the Detroit Tigers series opener. Jeter was seen practicing on the field on Sunday for the second straight day. Cashman said on Sunday that he expects Jeter to see some action around March 10.
In other injury news for the Yankees. SP C.C. Sabathia is scheduled to throw batting practice this morning. Reliever Mariano Rivera is scheduled to throw his second batting practice session as well today. RHP Phil Hughes, dealing with a bulging disk, is starting treatment this week by working out in a pool three to five times a week.
Cashman also told reporters that the Yankees are expected Alex Rodriguez to return at the All-Star break. He said that his rehab after hip surgery is progressing well and he is currently on pace to return on time.
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At age 38 New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter time in the major leagues is coming to an end soon. While many had begun to write him off before this previous season, Jeter responded with batting .316 over the course of the season. A number many had assumed Jeter could never reach again.
But father time has never lost a battle and Jeter will eventually need to hang up the cleats...
York Yankees have announced that Derek Jeter is on a fast recovery from his
fractured ankle, even faster than many had expected. General manager Brian
Cashman stated that the future Hall-of-Fame shortstop may find himself in Spring
Training game action on or close to March 10.
Bryan Hoch reports that Jeter has only recently resumed baseball activities...
New York Yankees’ centerfielder Curtis Granderson was hit in the forearm during a plate appearance Sunday. After X-rays were taken, the team announced he will be out 10 weeks. Granderson was hit by a pitch from Blue Jays’ pitcher J.A. Happ in the first inning of their matchup. X-rays revealed....
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What’s the one thing that needs to happen in order for the New York Yankees to be successful in 2013?
Curtis Granderson (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
And what occurred in the 1st inning of the second game of Spring Training vs. Toronto today?
A pitch hit Curtis Granderson in the arm, and the “precautionary” x-rays showed a fracture. According to the New York...
We have our first major injury of the spring, and it's not good news for the New York Yankees. Left fielder Curtis Granderson will miss ten weeks with a broken right forearm after being hit in the first inning by JA Happ of the Toronto Blue Jays.
With Granderson missing the first month or so of the regular season, the Yankees will probably end up going into Opening Day...
Spring training is supposed to be a relaxing time for veterans, but that’s not how it turned out for Curtis Granderson.
The New York Yankees outfielder suffered a fractured right forearm on Sunday after being hit by a pitch in his first spring training at-bat of the season. Granderson will be out of action until at least the first week of May, the Yankees announced.
AN early injury to star outfielder, Curtis Granderson, will leave the Yankees missing his bat and speed to start the 2013 season.
The 2013 baseball season is still very young, but it seems as though it’s starting off the same way it ended in 2012, in shambles. When Derek Jeter had to be helped off the field near the end of the Yankees playoff run last year, it perfectly summarized...
All offseason long, there were questions regarding whether or not the Yankees had done enough. The Yankees, understandably, have been confident in themselves, but the media has expressed its share of doubt. That was with the Yankees as previously constructed. Now the Yankees are constructed differently, with one fewer Curtis Granderson, as the outfielder was hit by a pitch over the...
The New York Yankees injury woes continue to pile up on them. CBSSports.com is reporting that Yankees center fielder Curtis Granderson will be out 10 weeks after fracturing his right forearm.
Granderson was hit by a pitch in his first grapefruit league at bat today by J.A. Happ. Granderson hit a team-leading 43 homers for New York last season, batting .232 with 106 RBIs in 160 games.
In the first inning today, the one guy we didn't expect to lose from injuries this year went down with a broken wrist.Curtis Granderson... out for 10 weeks.Unbelievable.And so it begins...
Dave Cameron analyzes an amount of baseball that is ca. two standard deviations above the mean with regard to how much baseball is analyzed. Discussed this week: outfield alignment, the importance of; the Yankees outfield situation following Curtis Granderson’s injury; projections and fan enthusiasm.
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The Yankees disabled list added another big name over the weekend when superstar Curtis Granderson was hit by a pitch that fractured his forearm.
Reports have Granderson hitting the shelf for at least 10 weeks and many experts will tell you that it is hard to estimate when he will be back up to full speed and strength when coming back from this type of injury. It appears that...
For the first time since October, we get to see the Bronx Bombers back in pinstripes. Today, the Yankees will face off against the revamped rival Toronto Blue Jays. Manager Joe Girardi will try the different outfield alignment, with Brett Gardner in center and Curtis Granderson in left. In the catching battle, Chris Stewart will get the start after Francisco Cervelli played yesterday...
The New York Yankees are reportedly searching for outfield help in the wake of the serious injury sustained by Curtis Granderson on Sunday. And one former Bronx Bomber, who currently remains a free agent, says he would accept a second stint with the team if they offered.That former player is none other than Johnny Damon."I don't expect to hear from them," Damon told...