We updated our story from last night o MLB.com but in case you missed it the Yankees released the following statement this afternoon about Eduardo Nunez: Please note that an MRI taken earlier today at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital on Eduardo Nunez’s right knee was negative. Nunez is day-to-day. Nunez was very concerned about a possible disabled list assignment when he left Rogers Centre last night. It’s been a rough year for Nunez who thought he’d get a chance to shine as the starting shortstop with Derek Jeter missing most of the year but Nunez wound up falling victim to the injury bug as well. Also on the injury front Robinson Cano was supposed to get treatment today at Yankee Stadium on his bruised left hand. Cano is hopeful that he will play Friday against the Orioles but he’ll have to go through batting practice before the Yankees know for sure.
Encouraging news for Nunez
Bombers Beat | Aug 29