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Clint Frazier’s future in doubt again now that Gardner’s back.

After missing almost a week because of an inflamed right knee that underwent an MRI exam, Brett Gardner returned to the top of the Yankees’ lineup Friday. Gardner, who hadn’t played since last Saturday versus the Rays at Yankee Stadium, missed five games while Aaron Hicks (four) and Clint Frazier (one) hit leadoff. “I think...
Time: 04:47     Date: 23.06.2018
Last US Sport News: Clint Frazier’s future in doubt again now that Gardner’s back. NY Post 24 - US News

Gardner, who hadn’t played since last Saturday versus the Rays at Yankee Stadium, missed five games while Aaron Hicks (four) and Clint Frazier (one) hit leadoff.

“I think he has been anxious to get back the last couple of days,’’ manager Aaron Boone said of his leadoff hitter against right-handed pitchers who went 2-for-5 and hit into a double play to end the Yankees’ 2-1 loss to the Rays. “Just kind of playing it safe and with the lefty [Thursday] and the day game, just waiting one more day and he should be good to go.’’

Before the knee problem, Gardner hit .324 (35-for-108) in his past 27 games beginning May 9. During that stretch Gardner had a .924 OPS and a .387 on-base percentage.

With Gardner atop the lineup, Boone moved Hicks into the sixth spot, started Giancarlo Stanton in right and Judge was the DH.

Gardner’s return also led to Boone being questioned as to where Frazier fits into a very crowded outfield.

“He is on the bench tonight and we get lefty [Blake Snell] on the last day and maybe there is a chance he plays that game,’’ Boone said of the right-handed hitting Frazier, who started in left field Tuesday and Wednesday and was in center and led off Thursday. In those three games he went 4-for-11. “Just an option off the bench for us right now. We take it day by day.’’

A dilemma for the Yankees is that at 23 is Frazier too young to not get regular playing time. Would he be better served by playing every day in the minors than sitting on a big league bench?

“That is something we will constantly weigh and are those at-bats available,’’ Boone said. “I’ll probably give him a game here in Tampa. We will continue to weight that, how much can he provide us on a fairly regular basis.’’

Masahiro Tanaka long tossed off flat ground Friday for the second straight day and according to Boone is making progress with his hamstrings.

“Another step along the way for him. He is scheduled to go off the mound Sunday. I think he will throw a bullpen,’’ Boone said of Tanaka, who is on the DL with a pair of strained hamstrings he suffered running from third base to home June 8.

Tanaka will remain in Florida to throw another bullpen session and hopefully a simulated game later in the week.

“He is progressing well,’’ Boone said.

Jonathan Loaisiga has made two starts filling in for Tanaka who is 7-2 with a 4.58 ERA in 13 starts. Loaisiga is 1-0 with a 3.12 ERA.

Clarke Schmidt, the Yankees’ first-round pick in the 2017 draft out of the University of South Carolina, made his professional debut Friday. The right-hander who had Tommy John surgery before last year’s draft threw on inning for the Yankees Gulf Coast League East team against the Tigers at the Yankees’ complex in Tampa. He gave up two earned runs, three hits and struck out two.

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Opinion

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Living

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Business

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Metro

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Sport

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