Originally posted on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 5/17/13
The Yankees lost Thursday's rubber game against the Seattle Mariners (just the second series loss of the month) and potentially lost much more. Andy Pettitte left after just 4.2 innings with a tweaked trapezius muscle and Chris Stewart, forced into starting catcher duties after an injury to Francisco Cervelli, limped off the field with a left groin strain. While the severity of Stewart's injury is unknown, Pettitte's was deemed not too serious. To a weary Yankees team and fan base this injury refrain is all too familiar. At some point, these injuries will stop. It can't continue at this ludicrous pace because not even the baseball fates can still be enjoying this stream of injured Yankee after injured Yankee. The pre-season injuries were bad enough as they spurred questions of how the Yankees would survive the first month of the season in a loaded A.L. East without Derek Jeter, Curtis Granderson, Mark Teixeira, Alex Rodriguez and Michael Pineda.  After opening the season losing...
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