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Brian McCann is expected to return from the seven-day concussion disabled list when he is eligible Saturday, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said, according to MLB.com's Bryan Hoch. 

By SI Wire
August 13, 2014

Brian McCann is expected to return from the seven-day concussion disabled list when he is eligible Saturday, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said, according to MLB.com's Bryan Hoch

McCann was placed on the DL after taking a foul tip off his mask in last Friday night's game. Francisco Cervelli has replaced McCann behind the plate.

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McCann signed a five-year, $85 million contract with the Yankees before this season. He is batting .238 with a .384 slugging percentage. 

The Yankees have lost three straight games with McCann out of the lineup. They sit 7 1/2 games behind the Baltimore Orioles in the AL East and 5 1/2 games back of the Seattle Mariners for the second wild card spot.

- Dan Gartland

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