Tampa Bay Rays
Nova will be making his first start for the Yankees since April, though he made two relief appearances in late May.
Vernon Wells broke out of a 9-for-87 slump with a pinch-hit, three-run double to rally the Yankees to a 7-5 win over the Rays.
Zoilo Almonte provided much-needed pop in his first major league start, homering and adding two singles Friday night that led the New York Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2.
Evan Longoria homered twice and drove in three runs, Matt Moore ended a personal three-game skid and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 8-3 Thursday night.
David Huff can fill two roles for the Yankees as a much-needed lefty arm and bullpen innings eater.
Lyle Overbay blasted an eleventh inning homer as the Yankees won in extra innings.
The Yankees have placed Curtis Granderson on the disabled list after the outfielder broke a knuckle on his left hand on Friday.
Brett Gardner, Lyle Overbay and Jayson Nix each drove in two runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-4 on Friday night.
Mark Teixeira expects to suit up for a minor-league game with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday.
Alex Cobb scattered three hits over 8 1-3 innings, Ben Zobrist drove in two runs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-0 on Wednesday night.
Ichiro Suzuki hit a go-ahead two-run single in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Tuesday night.
CC Sabathia felt he spent too much time focusing on his delivery than making pitches. He paid for it.
Matt Moore became the first Rays pitcher to win his first four starts of a season, Ryan Roberts homered twice and Tampa Bay beat CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees 5-1 on Monday night.
The Yankees defeated the Rays 7-6, but the big news is the impending acquisition of Vernon Wells.
Coming into the 2012 season, Matt Moore was likely the most-hyped pitching prospect in baseball – not without good reason.