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Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Hits homer Thursday

LeMahieu went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the first game of a doubleheader against the Angels on Thursday. LeMahieu smacked a solo shot to left field in the fifth inning of Game 1 before going 0-for-3 with a walk in the nightcap. The veteran infielder is having a quiet season at the plate, slashing .252/.330/.393 with four homers, 20 RBI and a stolen base. He leads the team with 11 doubles.
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Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Two hits, two RBI in win

LeMahieu went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBI and a walk in Tuesday's victory over the Angels. LeMahieu ripped an RBI double in the bottom of the second inning off Noah Syndergaard before later adding another RBI, a single and a walk. The second baseman has now secured a hit in all three games since returning from a wrist injury, going 4-for-12 with two doubles and two RBI over those contests. LeMahieu is now batting .256 over 156 at-bats this season, though that figure represents his lowest mark since his debut season with the Cubs in 2011.

DJ LeMahieu doubles in return to Yankees’ lineup

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Yankees got a bit healthier on Saturday, when DJ LeMahieu returned to the lineup for the first time since last Sunday. LeMahieu, who had been out with left wrist discomfort, received a cortisone shot that was initially ineffective. He showed significant improvement on Thursday, however, and felt better on Friday, leading to him hitting in the leadoff spot Saturday. “It was good to be out there,’’ LeMahieu said after getting a double in the Yankees’ 3-1 loss to the Rays. “It’s all good. I’m ready to keep going. … From where I was a couple days ago...

Yankees IF DJ LeMahieu Remains Out of Lineup Against Rays

New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu has been left out of the team’s lineup for Friday’s matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays, per the team’s Twitter. It’s LeMahieu’s fourth consecutive absence from the lineup as he recovers from a left wrist injury. Even with a slow start to the season, the three-time All-Star remains a vital part of the team’s batting order. Without LeMahieu in the lineup, beating the Rays on the road becomes more challenging. Reports revealed he took swings at batting practice before Thursday’s game, which is a good sign that LeMahieu will return sooner rather than later.

DJ LeMahieu sits again, Aaron Hicks scratched from lineup vs. Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Hicks both missed the Yankees’ 7-2 win over the Rays on Thursday night at Tropicana Field, with LeMahieu still nursing a left wrist injury and Hicks sidelined by right hamstring tightness that he started feeling on Wednesday.  Both players, though, had eyes on returning to the lineup on Friday.  LeMahieu, discouraged before the game by the lack of improvement in his wrist since he received a cortisone shot on Tuesday, said he felt “much better” by the time the game ended.  “I don’t want to get too excited, but I definitely felt better as the...
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Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Doubles, scores run in return

LeMahieu (wrist) went 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Rays. LeMahieu missed four games due to left wrist discomfort. He batted leadoff Saturday and played the full game at third base. He was in a bit of a skid prior to missing time, but he snapped the slump with his first-inning double Saturday. For the season, he's slashing .250/.327/.378 with three home runs, 17 RBI, 22 runs scored, 10 doubles and a stolen base in 165 plate appearances.
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Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Returns to lineup

LeMahieu (wrist) is starting Saturday against the Rays. LeMahieu missed the last four games due to left wrist discomfort, but he'll start at third base and lead off Saturday. Over his last three games, he's gone 0-for-9.