Category Archives: Yankees Injury News

Mark Teixeira diagnosed with right knee contusion

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Mark Teixeira was playing in a minor league game early this morning only to be hit on his right knee with a baseball and forcing him out of the game. Just before the first pitch of today's Yankees/Astros game, the Yankees announced Teixeira was diagnosed with a right knee contusion (bruise). The Yankees aren't sending Teixeira ...

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Didi Gregorius leaves game with sprained wrist

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During today's game against the Baltimore Orioles, Didi Gregorius suffered a wrist injury and left the game after five innings. The Yankees later diagnosed Gregorius with a sprained wrist and has been sent for precautionary x-rays. The Yankees have no timetable for Gregorius's return, but Girardi did say Gregorius wasn't going to play tomorrow and will ...

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Jose Pirela suffers injury after collision with CF wall

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There are injuries that happen off the field and then there are terrible injuries that you never want to see during a Spring Training game. On the first batter of the game, Jose Pirela went to chase a fly ball in center field and crashed into the wall, hitting his head on the warning track as ...

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Injury Report: Jared Burton strains lat muscle

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If Jared Burton was hoping for a chance to make the ball club out of Spring Training, he just might have hurt his chances by suffering an injury. The Yankees have just announced Jared Burton has strained his lat muscle and is currently going in for an MRI. The Yankees signed Burton to a minor league ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury diagnosed with low-grade oblique strain

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The Yankees recently sent Jacoby Ellsbury to get a precautionary MRI, and the MRI revealed Ellsbury has a low-grade oblique strain. The Yankees have shut Ellsbury down and he's not slated to do any baseball activity for the next week. The Yankees originally suspected it was a quad strain, only for Joe Girardi to say it ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury diagnosed with “mild, mild” abdominal strain

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Well, the mystery of Jacoby Ellsbury suddenly missing three games is no longer a mystery. Joe Girardi spoke to the media before this evening's match-up and said Ellsbury has been diagnosed with a "mild, mild" abdominal strain. Girardi didn't clarify how the injury happened, but as a precaution Ellsbury isn't playing tonight or going on tomorrow's ...

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Chris Capuano leaves game with leg or foot injury

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Brendan Ryan was the first Yankees injury to occur during camp. Unfortunately, the Yankees now have their second injury of camp and it happens to involve one of the many hopefuls for the fifth spot in the rotation. Two batters into today's contest between the Yankees and Red Sox, Chris Capuano went to cover first base ...

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Yankees prospect Luis Torrens to have season ending shoulder surgery

One of the Yankees top prospects is going to end up missing the entire 2015 season due to shoulder surgery. The Yankees have announced minor league catching prospect Luis Torrens will undergo season ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder. The surgery will be performed by Dr. Steven Altchek at the Hospital for ...

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