Yankees Opening Day 2024: Adapting to Injuries with New Roster and Acquisitions

Yankees unveil 26-man roster for 2024 MLB Opening Day

The highly anticipated Opening Day for the Yankees has finally arrived, marking the start of the 2024 season where they will face the Houston Astros. With injuries to key players like Gerrit Cole, DJ LeMahieu, and Oswald Peraza, some changes have been made to the projected roster. However, manager Aaron Boone is confident in the players who performed well in spring training and a late addition to strengthen the bench depth.

Let’s take a closer look at the complete Yankees Opening Day roster for the 2024 season. In terms of injuries, DJ LeMahieu will be sidelined due to a foot injury, but Berti was acquired from the Miami Marlins and is expected to fill in at third base during LeMahieu’s absence.

On the bench, the Yankees initially considered carrying three catchers but traded Ben Rortvedt to the Tampa Bay Rays. Now, Wells will be the backup catcher behind Trevino. Cabrera will provide backup support for Rizzo at first base and can also play in

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