Curtis Granderson has oblique strain

Updated: March 24, 2011, 11:06 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

TAMPA, Fla. -- An MRI revealed Curtis Granderson has a strain of the internal oblique on the right side of his abdomen, an injury that may cause the New York Yankees center fielder to miss Opening Day.

"I'm slightly concerned,'' Granderson said shortly before the Yankees took the field Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays with Brett Gardner in center and Andruw Jones, signed this offseason to be the fourth outfielder, in left, a position he is expected to play regularly until Granderson ...

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