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Robinson Cano hopes to play Tuesday

Updated: May 3, 2011, 10:53 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

DETROIT -- Robinson Cano was out of the New York Yankees lineup Monday against the Tigers with a bone bruise on the palm of his left hand still too sore to allow him to start.

"It's right where I grip the knob of the bat,'' Cano said before the Yankees beat the Tigers 5-3. "It's really painful. I hope I'll be able to play tomorrow.''

Cano suffered the injury in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium after catching a pick-off throw from Ivan Nova in the wrong ...

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