Yankees place Derek Jeter on DL

Updated: July 19, 2013, 7:24 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

The New York Yankees on Friday placed captain Derek Jeter back on the disabled list with a strained right quad.

Jeter will be eligible to return July 27. Jeter told the team he felt better, but an MRI on Thursday revealed the strain was still present.

"I don't think they trust me too much anymore, so they put me in the MRI machine again and, like I've told you before, I can't fake out the tests," Jeter said. "They had to take that MRI to prove to them I was ready and I wasn't."

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