FORT MYERS, Fla. — Don’t look for Jacoby Ellsbury to play in a game any time quickly for the Yankees. And the similar might practice to Clint Frazier.
Ellsbury was scratched from Friday’s motion due to an oblique muscle pressure and Frazier used to be despatched house Saturday after reporting to George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. He hasn’t played considering that final Sunday while he suffered a concussion banging his head in opposition to the left field wall in Bradenton, Fla.
“Ells used to be roughly similar as of late, it’s in there so now not a lot of work for him,’’ manager Aaron Boone mentioned of the backup outfielder. “It maintains to be one thing we can display day to day. But now not a lot changed from Friday. There’s still that tweak in there.’’
Boone couldn’t put a time frame at the damage.
“Each Time you might be speaking, and we do believe it’s a light pressure, obliques are a difficult factor,’’ he said. “that may be certainly one of those like a hamstring or a groin, those kind of issues. you need to be healthy and as soon as you might be now not and you exit and push it, you place yourself back much more.
The Jacoby Ellsbury damage issues have started early
TAMPA — Aaron Boone doesn’t believe the strained indirect muscle…
“we will be conservative about how we deal with it and optimistically it won’t be too long.’’
Aaron Hicks, after suffering from right and left indirect strains a 12 months in the past that landed him on the disabled checklist, labored in the offseason to bolster his core muscle tissues. He mentioned he sympathizes with Ellsbury.
“It’s now not a amusing procedure,’’ Hicks mentioned. “Lot of waiting around.’’
Frazier, in the meantime, underwent an MRI examination on Friday and Boone said it used to be blank. Frazier is anticipated to be examined through a health care provider on Tuesday.
“there have been no issues. He came in and stated he felt a little bit bit higher Saturday but we roughly close him down, no process,’’ Boone said. “No batting cage, no getting the heart rate up. i feel we sent him house. From the entire checking out we’ve got done optimistically it’s now not something severe.’’