Found July 20, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
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Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Curtis Granderson could start his minor-league rehab assignment in seven to 10 days. Granderson has been sidelined since late May with a fractured left fifth metacarpal. He was hitting .250/.323/.393 in 28 at-bats prior to the injury. Granderson has been one of many desperately needed Yankees in their lineup all season. Mark Teixeira is done for the year and Kevin Youkilis on the DL, but With Alex Rodriguez reportedly is close and could return Monday. A few days ago, general manager Brian Cashman was a bit more reserved in his estimate of when Granderson will return, saying that anything earlier than August would be a "gift from above." Granderson broke his pinkie just a week after returning from fracturing the same hand. The three-time All-Star has appeared in just eight games for the Yankees so far this season, collecting seven hits in 28 at-bats. Granderson is a .262/.341/.492 hitter with 211 home runs with 134 bombs in the last four years. He also led all of baseball with 84 home runs between 2011 and 2012, and should provide a huge power boost to the Yankees' offense when/if he returns. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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