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Yankees Rehab Project Mark Prior Needs Hernia Surgery


UPDATE: So Brian Cashman sent out a clarification that Prior did not have surgery for a sports hernia, but was instead tested for a sports hernia. Either way, they have re-classified his injury as an abdominal strain. This guy is so injury prone that they can't even get his injury straight. Either way, this changes ...

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Yankees Minor League Injury Updates


Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: Greg Golson: About a week away from playing in games. Mark Prior: “Not throwing (off a mound),” Newman said. “He’s really struggling with this kind of hip, abdominal thing. Hard to nail it down.” Alan Horne: Throwing in extended spring and building arm strength. Graham Stoneburner, Steve ...

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Mark Prior Not Close to Returning


Via Donnie Collins of the Scranton Times-Tribune: A not so good sign is what Newman had to say on one of the Yankees’ injured relievers: “Prior is not close.” That said, Prior did play some catch in the outfield before the game today, under the oversight of strength coordinator Lee Tressel. But it doesn’t look ...

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Mark Prior Lands on DL, the Sky is Blue


Most people realized this was really only a matter of time, but the Yankees have put Mark Prior on the 7-day DL, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com. The injury itself wasn't initially known so it might be minor, but with Prior chances are decent that it could be an injury to his shoulder/arm/back/anything ...

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Yankees’ Feliciano Has Setback & Ayala is DL Bound

New York Mets Pedro Feliciano

Today's throwing session didn't go well for the injured Pedro Feliciano who had been shutdown for the past 14 days and he will go for an MRI tomorrow to take a look at a strained triceps muscle near his rotator cuff, according to Marc Carig of the Star-Ledger. Luis Ayala is also headed toward ...

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Mark Prior Doesn’t Plan to Opt-Out of Yankees Deal

New York Yankees Mark Prior

Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: Mark Prior will stay in Tampa strictly because of the weather. The Yankees want him to pitch more than one inning at a time, and they want him to get into back-to-back games, and when it gets warmer, he’ll go north to join (probably) Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Prior ...

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Yankees Cut Jesus Montero, 6 Others, & Sell 1 to Japan

New York Yankees Jesus Montero

The Yankees top minor league prospect, Jesus Montero, has not made the major league roster and will start the season in Triple-A Scranon, according to Marc Carig of the Newark Star-Ledger. Mark Prior was cut, he'll go to extended spring training. IF Doug Bernier, OF Justin Maxwell, and IF Ramiro Pena ...

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Yankees Making Final Spring Decisions This Week

New York Yankees Eric Chavez

Spring training is winding down as the Yankees get set to open their season at home against the Detroit Tigers this week. The lineup is mostly set, the rotation is finally set, but there have been a few loose ends to wrap up in the bullpen and the bench. I went over the bullpen earlier today. ...

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