It's not April 1, right? So this isn't a joke? Damn it.
I have learned Greg Bird is going to miss all of the 2016 season. Going for shoulder surgery tomorrow #Yankees
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) February 1, 2016
1B Greg Bird will undergo surgery tomorrow to repair a right shoulder labrum tear and will miss the 2016 season.
— Yankees PR Dept. (@YankeesPR) February 1, 2016
The initial injury occurred in May 2015.