Alex Rodriguez out again

Updated: April 19, 2011, 11:29 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

TORONTO -- Alex Rodriguez was not in the New York Yankees lineup for Tuesday's game with the Blue Jays, still feeling the effects of what he is calling an oblique injury and team doctors are calling a lower back injury.

It was the second straight game Rodriguez has missed because of the injury, suffered on a swing during Saturday's 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium.

"We decided to take one more day and play tomorrow," Rodriguez said before the Yankees lost 6-5 in ...

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