Injury bug biting senior Bombers

Girardi must balance when to play, when to sit aging Yankees roster

Updated: May 4, 2010, 11:31 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

Jorge Posada was on his way to a hospital, keeping an appointment with an MRI tube.

Curtis Granderson, wherever he was, was hobbling around on one good leg.

Javier Vazquez, bumped from his next start, was nursing a bruised psyche.

The news couldn't possibly get any worse for the Yankees. Or could it?

Well, here it was, the top of the ninth inning at Yankee Stadium, the home team holding a three-run lead over the Baltimore Orioles, a save situation, and when the bullpen ...

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