Rafael Soriano hopes to return Monday

Updated: April 24, 2011, 7:23 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

BALTIMORE -- New York Yankees setup man Rafael Soriano did not pitch in his regular spot in the eighth inning on Sunday because of a strained lower back. Soriano thinks he could be able to pitch as soon as Monday when the Yankees host the Chicago White Sox.

"I don't think it will be serious," said Soriano after the Yankees 6-3 win over the Orioles in 11 innings. "We'll see what happens on [Monday.] I'm going to play catch and see what happens. I'll do my regular routines."

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