GM: Derek Jeter still on target

Updated: January 9, 2013, 11:38 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

Derek Jeter has yet to swing a bat, field a ball or run on dry land since suffering a broken ankle in the 12th inning of Game 1 of the AL Championship Series last October.

Still, the New York Yankees insist their 38-year-old captain will be ready to go when the Yankees open their regular season at home on April 1 against the Boston Red Sox.

"It's all in the doctors' hands right now," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "But he'll be ready on Opening Day."

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