Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jacoby Ellsbury Heads To DL With Right Knee Sprain

“If we are going to lose him for some time, somebody’s got to step up,” Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. “That’s the bottom line.”


Travis d'Arnaud

Report: Mets’ Travis D’Arnaud Could Return This Weekend

Prior to getting injured, d’Arnaud was off to a red-hot start. In 11 games he hit .317 with two home runs and 10 RBIs.


Chase Whitley of the New York Yankees leaves the game with head athletic trainer Steve Donohue during the second inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on May 14, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees ‘Obviously’ Concerned About Chase Whitley’s Elbow

Whitley has been filling a rotation spot that opened when Masahiro Tanaka was sidelined. The right-hander will undergo an MRI and further examination Friday.


Juan Lagares

Mets’ Juan Lagares Expected To Return To Lineup Friday; Carlyle To DL

New York Mets center fielder Juan Lagares will miss his third straight game Thursday against the Chicago Cubs because of a strained right side.


Juan Lagares

Juan Lagares, Nursing Strain On Right Side, Could Miss 2nd Straight Game Wednesday

Lagares has been playing with the injury for about a week, but was held out Tuesday night when it got worse. Manager Terry Collins says he also might sit out on Wednesday.


Masahiro Tanaka

Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Throws First Bullpen Since Going On DL

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has thrown his first bullpen session since going on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right forearm and tendinitis in his right wrist.


Masahiro Tanaka

Yankees Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka To Throw Bullpen Session Tuesday

Tanaka made 10 pitches at 60 feet on level ground after a throwing session on flat ground before Monday night’s game at Tampa Bay.


David Wright

David Wright Shut Down With Back Pain; No Timetable For His Return

The captain has experienced lower-back pain in recent days. An MRI revealed no structural damage, but the third baseman won’t resume baseball activity until the discomfort subsides.


Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao

Suit Filed Against Manny Pacquiao For Not Disclosing Injury

Manny Pacquiao and his handlers have been hit with a lawsuit asking for damages for anyone who paid to watch his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. because he failed to disclose his shoulder was injured.


David Wright (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

David Wright No Closer To Return From DL

When will David Wright be back in the lineup? Nobody knows — not even Mets general manager Sandy Alderson.


Manny Pacquiao points to his right shoulder during a post-fight news conference after losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Pacquiao Could Face Discipline For Not Disclosing Shoulder Injury

Meanwhile, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Neal ElAttrache told that Pacquiao will undergo surgery later this week to repair a “significant tear” in his rotator cuff.


Mats Zuccarello

Report: Mats Zuccarello Could Miss Remainder Of Stanley Cup Playoffs

According to a report, if the Rangers advance to the Eastern Conference final and Stanley Cup Final, there’s a good chance that the Norwegian won’t play.


Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees reacts in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Ace Masahiro Tanaka Out At Least A Month With Tendinitis

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his right wrist and a mild right forearm strain.


Masahiro Tanaka

Sims: A Closer Look At Masahiro Tanaka’s Troubling Injuries

The Masahiro Tanaka story continues to unfold, with uncertainty and caution the prevailing themes.


Mats Zuccarello

Rangers’ Mats Zuccarello Out Indefinitely; Kevin Klein Ready For Second Round

Zuccarello scored 15 goals and added 34 assists for the Blueshirts in 2015. In New York’s first-round series victory over the Penguins, the 5-foot-7 Norwegian had two assists and no goals.