NEW YORK (AP) - The Yankees say Alex Rodriguez is expected to have an MRI on his injured left quadriceps at a New York hospital on Sunday.
Rodriguez played designated hitter on Saturday in a minor league game after feeling tightness in the thigh muscle. He has been rehabbing from surgery in January on his left hip.
On Saturday, Rodriguez told reporters after the game that his quad was sore and that he wasn't sure if he would play Sunday. The third baseman reached his 20-day rehab limit on Sunday. He was hoping to rejoin the Yankees on Monday in Texas, but wasn't sure if he would play third or DH on his return.
The Yankees were scheduled to play the Red Sox in Boston on Sunday night.
Advertisement

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Dodgers try to jump on Cards' rookie pitcher St. Louis has played a lot of baseball lately, with largely positive results. The effect of so many contests over the past week, though, could turn...
Thumbnail Rangers vs. Royals Prediction Will the Rangers or Royals win the rubber match today in Kansas City when the two teams square off at 2:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Brewers not backing down from Cubbies Evidently, twirling 7 2/3 innings of one-run ball against the defending National League champions just isn’t good enough for Jon Lester.
Thumbnail Angels vs. Astros Free Pick Can the Angels avoid being swept by the Astros when the two AL West teams meet at 2:10PM ET?
Thumbnail Last-place Twins standing up to Red Sox Rick Porcello boasts an undefeated record at Fenway Park this season. That’s a very good thing, because Boston finds itself in a...
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages