Swisher out against Nats after bruising quad
Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher was held out of the lineup
against the Washington Nationals a day after leaving the game with
a bruised quad.
New York manager Joe Girardi said Swisher was unavailable to
pinch-hit Sunday and is day-to-day. Swisher hopes to return Monday
”It feels like the worst charley horse ever,” Swisher
Swisher walked into the clubhouse Sunday morning with a slight
limp and carrying crutches under his arm. He said he needed the
crutches to leave the clubhouse after getting hurt during a play at
the plate Saturday.
”It feels way better today than yesterday,” Swisher said
before Sunday’s game. ”It’s just tight. It feels all knotted
Swisher is hitting .262 with 10 homers and a team-leading 40