Derek Jeter needed to be helped off the field after attempting a diving stop on a grounder by Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta in the 12th inning of Saturday's ALCS game after suffering what appeared to be an injury to his left leg.
New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano returned to the lineup, but first baseman Mark Teixeira will miss Friday's game agains the Boston Red Sox due to wrist soreness.
Joba Chamberlain rejoined the Yankees on Tuesday night.
New York Yankees left-hander Andy Pettitte will undergo a checkup X-ray on his left ankle on Sunday, "just to see how it's looking," he told reporters Friday.
New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher out for second straight game with bone bruise on leg.
Yankees right fielder Nick Swisher missed Saturday afternoon's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with a left quadriceps injury.
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will undergo a precautionary MRI on his right knee on Friday afternoon, manager Joe Girardi said.