Abreu takes BP for first time since injury

Updated: March 16, 2007, 1:38 PM ET
Associated Press


TAMPA, Fla. -- Bobby Abreu took batting practice in a cage against a pitcher for the first time since straining his right oblique last month.

Abreu took 55 swings Friday, including some at almost full intensity.

"I tried to push it a little bit more," the New York Yankees right fielder said. "It was fine. I feel great. I didn't hurt at all. That makes me feel good."

Abreu may take batting practice on the field this weekend and hopes to be ready for Opening Day on ...

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