It’s the Yankees’ last day off before the start of the second half. Let’s catch up on where the roster’s walking wounded stand (or sit).
– Carlos Beltran played in a MiL rehab games with the Tampa Yankees last night, going 2-2 with a BB in 3 plate appearances as the DH. He’s been playing sim games down at the team complex during the break and is supposed to be activated soon after the second half starts.
– Chase Headley said he was feeling fine and wouldn’t need any extra rest coming out of the break after he got back into games last weekend, and there have been no follow-up reports on his calf so I’m assuming he’s good to go.
– Brendan Ryan continues to bounce from team to team to get his rehab work in. Since he hasn’t played much this season, he needs all the time he can get. He’s gotten work at shortstop and third base recently and should be ready to be activated soon after Beltran, but he could end up as a roster casualty if the Yankees need 40-man space.…