Posada's condition may be more serious than first thought

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Update: Tests on Posada’s head came back negative, and doctors have cleared him to play.  The Yankees are currently listing their catcher as day-to-day.

 

Right after the Yankees game today there were several references to Jorge Posada experiencing concussion symptoms that prevented him from being used.  How, in this day and age, I took that lightly I have no idea, but I kind of did.  I’m reading now that the Yankees have sent him to a neurologist for tests and have yet to determine whether he can accompany the team to Texas tomorrow for this weekend’s series with the Rangers.

It goes without saying that it will be seriously bad news for the Yankees if Posada is out for an extended period of time.