|Feb. 17 1:38 PM PT2:38 PM MT3:38 PM CT4:38 PM ET16:38 ET21:38 GMT5:38 2:38 PM MST4:38 PM EST5:08 PM VEN1:38 UAE (+1)3:38 PM CT-Austin fouled a ball off his left foot early this week taking batting practice during a pre-spring training workout at the minor league complex, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi said an MRI Friday found a small bone break. Austin will be in a boot for three weeks and won't start baseball activities for six weeks.
Analysis: Austin's bid to unseat Greg Bird at first base during spring training is over. He hit .241 with five homers and 12 RBIs in 31 games last season.