Posted April 29, 2012

New York Yankees RF Nick Swisher Leaves Game With Tight Hamstring

MLB

New York Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher left Sunday’s game after experiencing tightness in his left hamstring, according to MLB.com. He will undergo a precautionary MRI.

Swisher left in the third inning after coaxing a walk. The report states he ran down to first, and it appeared as if he were trying to massage out a cramp in his leg.

On the season, Swisher is batting .284/.355/.617 with six home runs and 23 RBIs, which is second-best in all of baseball.