02:45 pm: Manager Aaron Boone tells reporters that Stanton initially felt unwell after a blow in Sunday's game against the Orioles ( Twitter Link about James Wagner of the New York Times). An MRI after the game showed a grade 1 grade. An exact timetable is not known, but Stanton is longer than 10 days. The Jack Curry of the YES network Stanton will be completely closed for the next 10 days. The hope of the organization is that it can return before the end of April.
There was no clear indication that Stanton had an injury at the beginning of the season. The Slugger has had a pair of hits in eight official bats so far, but he has also taken a stroll in seven of his 15 record appearances in the young season, earning a 600 percent win in three games. The injury is a heavy early strike for a Yankees club that is already without Luis Severino Aaron Hicks Dellin Betances Didi Gregorius ] and CC Sabathia to open the season. New York set fire to the Orioles at the season opener, but the next two games fell to lose the first series of the year. You will face the Tigers Orioles a second time (in Baltimore) and then the Astros (in Houston) in the next 10 days without Stanton in the fold.
With Stanton now alongside Hicks and Jacoby Ellsbury the Yankees will be on Brett Gardner Aaron Jud Frazier and Mike Tauchman in the outfield mix for at least the next three series reject any waiver claims or other additions). The injury to Stanton should allow the club to incorporate both Luke [Voith and Greg Bird (19459004) into the line-up more easily, and it could also represent additional At-bats for offseason acquisition. DJ LeMahieu .
The 24-year-old Frazier will have an early opportunity to rebuild some stocks after a 2018 season hampered by persistent concussion symptoms. The long-standing top prospect received only 41 record appearances at the majors, though it certainly held its own power of 0.265 / 0.390 / 0.353. Last season Frazier had an outstanding headline of .305 / .388 / .562 in his 242 games in the last league.