Luis Severino’s Yankees return delayed at least a month by new injury

A new injury will delay Luis Severino's return to the Yankees for at least a month.

A new injury will delay Luis Severino’s return to the Yankees for at least a month.

Aaron Boone told reporters Tuesday that Severino suffered a “low grade 2 groin strain” during his rehab start on Saturday.

Yankees pitcher Luis Severino suffered a low grade 2 groin strain.
Anthony J. Causi

Severino has been working his way back from Tommy John surgery. The Yankees were hopeful the 27-year-old right-hander could return by the end of the month, but it now appears he won’t be ready until at least the end of July.

The Yankees are also without right-hander Corey Kluber, who’s on the injured list with a shoulder strain.

This story originally appeared on: NyPost - Author:Justin Tasch

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