Mark Prior Set To Pitch Friday In Gulf Coast League GameNew York Yankees right-hander Mark Prior says he is scheduled to pitch in a rookie-level Gulf Coast League game on Friday, two days after being hit on the left forearm by a ball during batting practice.
Mark Prior Hit By Line Drive At Yankees' Minor League Complex, Suffers Bruised ForearmMark Prior's comeback may have hit another snag. The converted reliever suffered a bruised left forearm on Wednesday after being hit by a ball during batting practice.
Mark Prior Pitches In Gulf Coast, Soriano Throws Batting Practice SessionYankees right-hander Mark Prior is back pitching after missing almost three months because of a strained groin.
Joe Girardi: Yankees 'Don't Have An Exact Timetable' For Derek Jeter's ReturnDerek Jeter ran the bases for the first time on Tuesday since suffering a strained right calf on June 13, yet the Yankees remain tight-lipped on when their captain will return.
Yankees' Mark Prior: 'My Arm Feels Fine'; Righty Reaches 91 MPHThis weekend, Yankees hurler Mark Prior pitched on consecutive days for the first time as he tries to convert to a reliever in his comeback from a series of injuries.
Following MRI, Yankees 'Go Slow' With Joba ChamberlainYankees reliever Joba Chamberlain has undergone an MRI exam for a strained muscle near the rib cage and, according to Joe Girardi, will not pitch for at least the next few days.
Sweeny Says: Looking To Rediscover Prior SuccessThis week Sweeny chatted with Mark Prior, sitting in that corner locker, asking him his expectations for spring training, about his health, his outlook after the highs and lows of the last decade.
Yankees Whiff On Wood, Reliever Returning To CubsKerry Wood is returning to the Chicago Cubs, agreeing to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told the AP. The Yankees were thought to be among the front-runners for Wood.