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Surgery recommended for Ivan Nova after second opinion

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Ivan Nova went to visit Yankees team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad on Monday afternoon for a second opinion, following a diagnosis of Nova partially tearing his ulnar collateral ligament. The results came in and unfortunately we won't see Nova in the next 12-18 months. Following the re-evaluation, Dr. Ahmad recommended Tommy John Surgery to the 27-year old ...

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Ivan Nova has partial tear in UCL; to go on the DL

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When Ivan Nova left last night's game due to injury, it didn't look good, since he was shaking his elbow and arm, trying to get it lose. As of this morning, the Yankees now have face the reality that they might not have Ivan Nova for the duration of the season. An MRI revealed Nova had a ...

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Yankees place Cervelli on DL, call up Murphy & Sizemore

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The Yankees have made a roster move, and it unfortunately involves us not seeing Francisco Cervelli for a long time. Cervelli was placed on the 60-day disabled list with a Grade 2 hamstring strain. The Yankees called up John Ryan Murphy in his place. There was a lot of speculation as to who would be the second ...

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Francisco Cervelli to go on the DL

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When Francisco Cervelli came out of yesterday's game with a hamstring issue, it didn't look very good. The Yankees sent him to get an MRI and it looks like Cervelli will spend some time on the disabled list. The Yankees announced Cervelli will go on the disabled list with a Grade 2 hamstring strain. They'll make ...

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Francisco Cervelli injures his hamstring

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Well, here goes another injury. Francisco Cervelli left the game in the fourth inning of tonight's Yankees/Red Sox game with a hamstring injury. The play was Cervelli had grounded to second where it appeared to be a double play. On the play, Cervelli grabbed at his hamstring and fell to the ground, unable to get up ...

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Brian Roberts has back injury

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If you had Brian Roberts being healthy for 12 games before ultimately being injured before Game 13, then congratulations. You'd be correct. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, Roberts was scheduled to start against the Red Sox tonight but was scratched due to a back injury. Yangervis Solarte had the start ...

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David Robertson goes on DL with groin strain

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This was actually the most surprising news of the day for the Yankees: David Robertson will go on the DL with a Grade-1 groin strain. Joe Girardi said Robertson pulled his groin during yesterday's 6-4 win over the Blue Jays, but he didn't say anything until he came into work on Monday morning. Shawn Kelley will ...

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Mark Teixeira leaves game with hamstring injury

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Well, it took three games but the Yankees unfortunately have their first injury of the season. Mark Teixeira exited the game in the second inning of tonight's game with a hamstring injury.  The diagnosis of the injury is a "strained hamstring", meaning Teixeria could possibly see time on the DL. Teixeira had a Grade 2 strain during ...

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