• Yankees SS Jeter cleared for baseball activity

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jan 16, 2013
    TAMPA, Fla. Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he's been cleared to start baseball activity in his recovery from a broken left ankle. In terms of baseball activity, I'm right where I need to be." Speaking to reporters at the launch party for the 10th Annual Derek Jeter Celebrity Golf Classic at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Jeter said he has been cleared to start baseball activities but won't do so until later this month. Jeter broke his ankle lunging for a grounder in Game 1 of the AL championship series against Detroit on Oct. 13. "In terms of baseball activities, I'm right where I need to be." He took the non-weight-bearing cast off his left foot "right after Christmas" and has been walking on an underwater treadmill at the team's Minor League complex.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Jeter cleared to begin baseball activities

      Derek Jeter walked up and down the red carpet Wednesday evening with no visible limp, saying his surgically repaired left ankle won't hold him back from beginning baseball activities at the same point he would any other offseason.
      Source: MLB.com

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