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Originally published Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 8:57 PM

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Yankees' Granderson suffers broken arm | Baseball

In his first at-bat of spring training, Curtis Granderson broke his arm when he hit by a pitch from Toronto's J.A. Happ on Sunday.

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TAMPA, Fla. — Curtis Granderson jogged to first base after being hit on his right forearm as if it was a minor annoyance. Back at the ballpark in a brace a couple of hours later, it was clear the New York Yankees had a pretty big power problem on their hands.

In his first at-bat of spring training, the slugger broke his arm when he hit by a pitch from Toronto's J.A. Happ on Sunday. Granderson, who hit a team-high 43 home runs last year, could be out 10 weeks and miss about a month of the regular season.

The Yankees, who were beat 2-0 by a Blue Jays' split squad, first called it a bruise but X-rays revealed the break.

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Alex Rodriguez's cousin will auction the 14-carat 2009 World Series ring that the Yankees third baseman gave him. It's expected to sell for about $30,000.

• Mets reliever Pedro Feliciano will be restricted from baseball activity for at least two weeks while wearing a heart monitor. The left-hander said Saturday that he has a "hole" in his heart.

Zack Greinke, pitching for the first time since signing a $147 million, six-year contract with the Dodgers, retired of six of seven batters against the White Sox.

Daisuke Matsuzaka, nearly two years removed from Tommy John elbow surgery, pitched two hitless innings for Cleveland against Cincinnati.

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