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Staying Healthy Is Key For Nunez

Nunez has made just two errors since his return

The 2012 season started out as well as it could for any player, a spot on the New York Yankees 25-man Opening Day roster. Utility-player Eduardo Nunez sums up his experience with the Yankees in one word and one word only, "Exciting!" In the second week of May, Nunez was optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after he committed two errors in a game against the Rays.

On his return to Triple-A, Nunez was penciled in as the starting shortstop, but that only lasted three games after he hurt is right thumb on May 16th against the Toledo Mud Hens. An injury that seemed to be day-to-day lingered on and he was eventually placed on the disabled list. SWB Yankees strength and conditioning coach Lee Tressel said it was a thumb injury and it just needed time to...

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