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Nick Swisher (leg) out vs. Braves

Updated: June 19, 2012, 9:19 AM ET
By Mike Mazzeo | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher was out of the lineup for a second straight game due to a bone bruise on his left leg, but manager Joe Girardi expects him back shortly.

"It's a bone bruise, it's gonna go away," Girardi said before the Yankees' 6-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night. "Is it another day after today? It's possible. Do I expect to have him in the next couple days? I do."

Girardi said Swisher has made a big improvement ...

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