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Feliciano Might Avoid Season Ending Surgery

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Perhaps reports of Pedro Feliciano's demise were a bit premature. The lefty found out he needed surgery to repair a torn capsule in his shoulder last week, but he got a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews who recommended a conservative treatment program that lasts six weeks instead. He will remain with the team ...

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Feliciano’s Yankees Career May Be Over Before it Starts

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The other day Joe Girardi announced that the Pedro Feliciano's shoulder was damaged, but yesterday GM Brian Cashman elaborated by announcing that it was indeed a torn capsule in his pitching shoulder. The next step involves Feliciano getting a second opinion, but he will likely need season ending surgery. This does in no way guarantee ...

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Surgery Likely for Yankees’ Pedro Feliciano

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The Yankees got the MRI results for Pedro Feliciano Wednesday and they weren't good. Manager Joe Girardi spoke with reporters after the game about it and just said that he had a "damaged shoulder" and wanted to speak with the team's doctors and Feliciano's agent again before elaborating on it, but he left the ...

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Yankees’ Feliciano Has Setback & Ayala is DL Bound

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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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Pedro Feliciano Pushes Back Throwing Session

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Via Ian Begley of ESPN New York: [ Pedro Feliciano] said on Thursday that his first scheduled throwing session was postponed to early next week... ...He was scheduled to play catch for the first time this year either Wednesday or Thursday but pitching coach Larry Rothschild pushed the session back for precautionary reasons. “We don’t want to ...

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Cashman Blasts Mets Over Feliciano Abuse

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Via Peter Botte of the NY Daily News: "He was abused," Cashman said of the lefty reliever who led the majors in appearances the last three years. That didn't stop the Yankees - desperate for a lefty bullpen arm - from signing him over the winter, but Feliciano is starting the season on the DL with a ...

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Yankees Upgrade Feliciano’s Injury to Strained Rotator Cuff

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The Yankees had been calling Pedro Feliciano's injury a triceps injury or a sore muscle behind his shoulder, but now have upgraded the injury to a strained left rotator cuff, according to Marc Carig of the Star-Ledger, which is obviously a much bigger deal. That would answer the question as to why he hasn't gotten ...

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Yankees Set 25-Man Roster with Addition of Ayala

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The Yankees have finally set their 25-man roster that they will start the season with by adding right handed reliever Luis Ayala as the final man in the bullpen, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. That spot opened up when the Yankees decided to shutdown lefty reliever Pedro Feliciano, whom they ...

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