Safety Calvin Pryor was diagnosed with a concussion Sunday, and tight end Jace Amaro was sidelined in the middle of practice at training camp after tweaking his right knee.
“You don’t put much stock in them,” he said of the exhibition games. “But you need them to get ready. If you want to play at a high level consistently, you have to have that game shape, that football shape.”
The Yankees have placed infielder Kelly Johnson on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin.
“I can play regular football with no special equipment, no medication, or anything else,” Wilson said. “I’m just excited, most definitely.”
Teixeira will be sidelined for at least three games because of a strained muscle in his back, the latest injury to slow the Yankees’ leading run producer.
Giants running back David Wilson has received medical clearance after undergoing a CT scan on Monday morning.
The increase in Tommy John surgeries has been dramatic in recent years. But as doctors and other health-care providers learn more and more about the UCL injuries and how to prevent them, those numbers should go down.
New York’s 9-3 loss to the Indians was overshadowed by the news that rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow.
Beltran was injured when a ball caromed off the batting cage and hit him in the face. Beltran said following Wednesday night’s win that he has two broken bones in his nose.
Not even Captain Kirk could find life in the Yankee Universe. Not after the latest bomb to drop on the Bronx.
Niese agreed with the move because he’s been having trouble for about six weeks, but said this break is nothing like his DL stint last year.
The Yankees are no longer expecting CC Sabathia to return to their rotation this year, given the persistence of inflammation in his injured right knee.
David Wright and the Mets got some very good news on Monday. The right-handed third baseman’s MRI was negative for structural damage in his left shoulder and revealed only bruising of the rotator cuff.
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has shut down his throwing program after feeling tightness in his right forearm following a session.
Sabathia says he had “no issues” during his 34-pitch outing Tuesday at the Yankees’ minor-league complex. He’s scheduled to pitch in a rookie-level Gulf Coast League game on Saturday.