Breaking: Yankees pitcher Luis Severino leaves camp for tests in NYC

William Parlee
New York Yankees, Luis Severino
Sep 22, 2019; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40) pitches during the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

As previously reported, New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino has been suffering from elbow soreness that has caused Yankee manager Aaron Boone to shut him down.  This morning he underwent tests to determine why he has the soreness.  Team physician Dr. Chris Ahmad could not determine anything from the tests taken.  Nothing could be uncovered from offseason MRI’s and CAT scans that were trying unearth structural damage.

Boone and Ahmad, in wanting to get to the bottom of the problem, decided to send Severino back to New York City for further tests that will be conducted by Ahmad. has two other articles, one of the total pitching situation and one on Luis Severino’s injuries.