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Yanks' Jorge Posada out to be with son

Updated: June 9, 2011, 4:02 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Jorge Posada was not at the Yankees-Red Sox game Wednesday night because he is with his 11-year-old son, who underwent surgery.

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman confirmed Posada's absence.

With Posada out, Mark Teixeira played first base, a day after he got nailed in the knee by a 90-mph pitch from Jon Lester.

On Tuesday, Posada, replacing Teixeira, had three hits.

Posada's son, Jorge III, is undergoing another surgery for ...

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