• Despite losing DH, Girardi pulls Nunez for D

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Sep 30, 2012
    Not so, said manager Joe Girardi, who noted after the game that the reasons for removing Nunez were "just defensive." Derek Jeter replaced Nunez at shortstop after serving just five innings in the DH role. With Nix out of action, Eduardo Nunez may have just locked up a postseason roster spot. Nunez becomes the Yankees' primary backup at second base and shortstop, while Eric Chavez is the backup at the corner-infield positions. Cano in lineup after X-rays come back clean TORONTO The Yankees were relieved t...
    Source: MLB.com
    • Without Nix, Yanks give Nunez greater role

      The Yankees expect to be without Jayson Nix for at least the next 10-14 days after the utility man was diagnosed with a Grade 1 strain of his left hip flexor.
      Source: MLB.com

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