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Jesus Montero Time in New York?? Cervelli Out for Two Months

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Yes, as SB Nation New York is reporting that Yankees backup catcher Francisco Cervelli could be out for two months with a broken left foot. With Russell Martin recovering from offseason knee surgery and hip surgery, catching prospect Jesus Montero could get the call to start come Opening Day.

Should Montero make the team out of spring training, I would move Montero into the top 7 or 8 AL-only catchers, with the chance that he could break the top 5.

If Montero is the Yankees starting catcher on Opening Day, I can see him hitting enough to make Martin the backup catcher and late inning replacement.