Found February 18, 2012 on NESN.com:
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Hideki Okajima was set to try to earn a spot in the Yankees bullpen this season, but it looks like the lefty's career in pinstripes is over before it even started. Okajima failed his physical with the team, according to David Waldstein of The New York Times. Team doctors reportedly didn't like the results of an MRI on the reliever's left shoulder. The failed physical means that Okajima's contract with the Yankees, which was agreed upon in December, has been voided. The 36-year-old was ready for his first season in New York after spending his first five seasons in Boston....
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