The news was better than expected on Koji Uehara, who took part in a long-toss session in the outfield Sunday afternoon to test his ailing shoulder.
Derek Jeter injured a quad muscle in Friday night's loss to the Red Sox, and -- after missing Saturday's game -- will sit out again on Sunday night.
A sore left wrist, stemming from a takeout slide in the Red Sox' home-opening series against the Brewers, has taken Dustin Pedroia out of the Sox' lineup for Sunday night's game.
John Lackey made far too many mistakes and the Yankees made him pay for each of them. On the injury front, we'll soon know more about Koji Uehara's shoulder.