New York Yankees slugger Aaron Decide sounds no nearer to returning to the lineup than he was at the beginning of the week.
“No timetable actually,” Decide mentioned about his restoration forward of Thursday’s house doubleheader in opposition to the Chicago White Sox, per Zach Braziller of the New York Submit. “Which I feel is greatest as a result of there’s a few issues occurring in there. I feel we’re simply form of ready on loads of the irritation and swelling to go down”
Decide suffered a ligament sprain and contusion on his huge proper toe when he crashed into the outfield wall making a working catch throughout Saturday’s 6-3 win on the Los Angeles Dodgers. The reigning American League Most Helpful Participant has been sidelined since that victory and is on the injured checklist till subsequent Wednesday on the earliest.
Decide supplied no indication he’ll be able to play in lower than per week.
“It doesn’t really feel nice,” Decide added about his toe. “If it felt nice, I’d be on the market.”
A minimum of one sports activities orthopedic surgeon believes Decide might stay on the IL via the All-Star break and till the Yankees open a three-game collection on the Colorado Rockies on July 14. For now, supervisor Aaron Boone and firm are ready for the swelling round Decide’s toe to go down after the four-time All-Star choice acquired a platelet-rich plasma injection to deal with the difficulty.
“Proper now, he’s form of hobbling round, particularly from the shot he simply received,” Boone mentioned of his most necessary star. “We don’t have a timeline. We don’t know. He received a shot in his toe yesterday. We don’t have a solution for you.”
Earlier this spring, the Yankees went 4-6 when Decide was out as a result of a proper hip pressure. Whereas Decide entered Thursday’s doubleheader second in all the league with 19 house runs and first with a 1.078 OPS this season, the third-place Yankees had been trailing the first-place Tampa Bay Rays by eight-and-a-half video games within the AL East standings.