New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Hicks (wrist) placed on 10-day IL

Apr 24, 2021; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; New York Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks (31) celebrates his solo home run in the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Yankees placed center fielder Aaron Hicks on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a left wrist sprain.

Hicks, 31, missed the last three games and the injury designation is retroactive to Thursday.

On Saturday, manager Aaron Boone said Hicks was taking anti-inflammatories to treat the injury but acknowledged that surgery could ultimately be an option.

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Hicks has batted .194 with four home runs, 14 RBIs and 30 strikeouts in 32 games this season.

He is a career .233 hitter with 92 homers and 311 RBIs in 740 games with the Minnesota Twins (2013-15) and the Yankees.

In a corresponding transaction, the Yankees signed outfielder Ryan LaMarre to a major league contract and added him to the 26-man roster from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

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LaMarre, 32, last played in the big leagues with the Twins in 2019. He has a lifetime .236 average with four homers and 21 RBIs in 119 games for the Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox, Oakland A’s, Chicago White Sox and Minnesota.

–Field Level Media