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Aaron Boone, manager of the New York Yankees, talks with members of the media at the MLB baseball winter meetings Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Headley, Mitchell dealt by Yankees to Padres in payroll dump
Aaron Boone, manager of the New York Yankees, talks with members of the media at the MLB baseball winter meetings Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Chase Headley hits a double during the sixth inning of Game 5 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros, in New York. Third baseman Chase Headley and pitcher Bryan Mitchell have been traded by the Yankees to the San Diego Padres, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, giving New York added payroll flexibility and room for infield prospects. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
Headley, Mitchell dealt by Yankees to Padres in payroll dump
FILE - In this Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees' Chase Headley hits a double during the sixth inning of Game 5 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros, in New York. Third baseman Chase Headley and pitcher Bryan Mitchell have been traded by the Yankees to the San Diego Padres, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, giving New York added payroll flexibility and room for infield prospects. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
Aaron Boone, manager of the New York Yankees, talks with members of the media at the MLB baseball winter meetings Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Headley, Mitchell dealt by Yankees to Padres in payroll dump
Aaron Boone, manager of the New York Yankees, talks with members of the media at the MLB baseball winter meetings Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
FILE - In this July 17, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Bryan Mitchell throws to the Minnesota Twins in the third inning of a baseball game, in Minneapolis. Third baseman Chase Headley and pitcher Bryan Mitchell have been traded by the Yankees to the San Diego Padres, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, giving New York added payroll flexibility and room for infield prospects. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn, File)
Headley, Mitchell dealt by Yankees to Padres in payroll dump
FILE - In this July 17, 2017, file photo, New York Yankees starting pitcher Bryan Mitchell throws to the Minnesota Twins in the third inning of a baseball game, in Minneapolis. Third baseman Chase Headley and pitcher Bryan Mitchell have been traded by the Yankees to the San Diego Padres, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, giving New York added payroll flexibility and room for infield prospects. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn, File)
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
How will Aaron Boone juggle Yankees lineup with Judge and Stanton?
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
How will Aaron Boone juggle Yankees lineup with Judge and Stanton?
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
How will Aaron Boone juggle Yankees lineup with Judge and Stanton?
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
How will Aaron Boone juggle Yankees lineup with Judge and Stanton?
New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone explains why the team will need to be flexible with the lineup after the addition on Giancarlo Stanton this week.
FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins part owner Derek Jeter speaks during a press conference in Miami. Jeter is trying to revive a moribund Marlins franchise, and so far the former New York Yankees captain appears out of his league as a CEO. (Taimy Alvarez/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
Glow is gone for Derek Jeter as Marlins CEO after 2 months
FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins part owner Derek Jeter speaks during a press conference in Miami. Jeter is trying to revive a moribund Marlins franchise, and so far the former New York Yankees captain appears out of his league as a CEO. (Taimy Alvarez/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after a base hit during the third inning of Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
Headley, Mitchell dealt by Yankees to Padres for prospect
New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after a base hit during the third inning of Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton stands on the field during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins are working on a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York and infielder Starlin Castro to Miami. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, because no agreement has been completed. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
Stanton joins Judge as Yankees' Towers of Power
FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton stands on the field during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins are working on a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York and infielder Starlin Castro to Miami. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, because no agreement has been completed. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, left, and manager Aaron Boone watch as new player Giancarlo Stanton, center, talks as Hal Steinbrenner, middle right, and Jean Afterman, left watch during the Major League Baseball winter meetings in Orlando, Fla., Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.)
Stanton joins Judge as Yankees' Towers of Power
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, left, and manager Aaron Boone watch as new player Giancarlo Stanton, center, talks as Hal Steinbrenner, middle right, and Jean Afterman, left watch during the Major League Baseball winter meetings in Orlando, Fla., Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.)
FILE - In this June 23, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton hits a home run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins are working on a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York and infielder Starlin Castro to Miami. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, because no agreement has been completed. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
Stanton joins Judge as Yankees' Towers of Power
FILE - In this June 23, 2017, file photo, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton hits a home run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees and Miami Marlins are working on a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York and infielder Starlin Castro to Miami. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, because no agreement has been completed. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
New York Yankees recruit Giancarlo Stanton did not hold anything back in talking about former team the Miami Marlins on Monday.
Stanton rips 'unprofessional' and 'circus times' with Marlins
New York Yankees recruit Giancarlo Stanton did not hold anything back in talking about former team the Miami Marlins on Monday.
<p>Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani had a platelet-rich plasma injection in his pitching elbow, <em>Sports Illustrated</em>’s Tom Verducci reports. </p><p>Ohtani’s representatives revealed during the Japanese phenom’s recruitment process that he underwent the procedure in October, though it is not believed to be serious. <a href="https://www.si.com/mlb/2017/12/11/giancarlo-stanton-new-york-yankees-shohei-ohtani-los-angeles-angels" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Here’s how Verducci details it in his recent column" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Here’s how Verducci details it in his recent column</a> on the Angels acquisition of Ohtani and the Yankees’ trade for Giancarlo Stanton: </p><p>Ohtani missed large chunks of the 2017 due to lower-body injuries, only appearing in 65 games as a hitter and making five starts on the mound. He skipped the World Baseball Classic in March due to the lingering effects of an ankle injury suffered the previous October. He then missed several weeks at the start of the season due to a thigh injury. He <a href="https://www.si.com/mlb/2017/10/11/shohei-ohtani-ankle-surgery" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:underwent surgery on the injured ankle" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">underwent surgery on the injured ankle</a> in October. </p>
Shohei Ohtani Had PRP Injection in Pitching Elbow in October

Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani had a platelet-rich plasma injection in his pitching elbow, Sports Illustrated’s Tom Verducci reports.

Ohtani’s representatives revealed during the Japanese phenom’s recruitment process that he underwent the procedure in October, though it is not believed to be serious. Here’s how Verducci details it in his recent column on the Angels acquisition of Ohtani and the Yankees’ trade for Giancarlo Stanton:

Ohtani missed large chunks of the 2017 due to lower-body injuries, only appearing in 65 games as a hitter and making five starts on the mound. He skipped the World Baseball Classic in March due to the lingering effects of an ankle injury suffered the previous October. He then missed several weeks at the start of the season due to a thigh injury. He underwent surgery on the injured ankle in October.

FILE - In this June 27, 1988, file photo, Detroit Tigers&#39; Jack Morris pitches against the New York Yankees in New York. Former Tigers teammates Morris and Alan Trammell were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, completing the journey from Motown to Cooperstown. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Hall of a moment: Tough guy Morris breaks down over election
FILE - In this June 27, 1988, file photo, Detroit Tigers' Jack Morris pitches against the New York Yankees in New York. Former Tigers teammates Morris and Alan Trammell were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, completing the journey from Motown to Cooperstown. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney: Marlins trade Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney: Marlins trade Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney: Marlins trade Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
Tiki and Tierney: Marlins trade Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees
Tiki and Tierney discuss the Miami Marlins decision to trade outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees.
New York Yankees&#39; outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
Giancarlo Stanton: 'Giants, Cardinals we're not on my list'
New York Yankees' outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
New York Yankees&#39; outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
Giancarlo Stanton: 'Giants, Cardinals we're not on my list'
New York Yankees' outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
New York Yankees&#39; outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
Giancarlo Stanton: 'Giants, Cardinals we're not on my list'
New York Yankees' outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
New York Yankees' outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
Giancarlo Stanton: 'Giants, Cardinals we're not on my list'
New York Yankees' outfielder Giancarlo Stanton explains why he decided not to waive his no-trade clause after taking meetings with St. Louis and San Francisco.
At his introductory press conference as a member of the New York Yankees, Giancarlo Stanton clarifies his comments about the Marlins and offers a message to Miami fans.
Giancarlo Stanton clarifies Marlins comments, tells fans to 'hang in there'
At his introductory press conference as a member of the New York Yankees, Giancarlo Stanton clarifies his comments about the Marlins and offers a message to Miami fans.

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