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Curtis Granderson Scratched With Sore Elbow, Will Get MRI

New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson was scratched from Tuesday’s start with right elbow soreness, according to

"He reported that his elbow is a little sore," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "We'll do a precautionary MRI to make sure it's nothing significant. We don't believe it is. Better safe than sorry."

Cashman said his level of concern was a “two or less” on a scale of one to 10, according to

Granderson, 31, hit .262 with 41 home runs and 119 RBIs and scored a league-high 136 runs last season for New York.