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Rosenthal: Nick Johnson Will Have Surgery

tweet comes from Ken Rosenthal :

"Sources: Yankees' Nick Johnson to undergo surgery on right wrist Tuesday. Likely out until July." Here's a little more from Ben Shpigel :

“This is not a quick fix,” Manager Joe Girardi said. “This is going to be a while.”  

Johnson said he would have the surgery “probably tomorrow.” He has been told that he will need four to six weeks of rest before he can swing a bat again. Johnson elected to have surgery after an injection of anti-inflammatory medication did not help, and after he reported no improvement from the exercises and treatment he was doing with the training staff.

“I’d rather not keep waiting and take care of it,” Johnson ...

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