Yankees’ rotation

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Sweeny: Will Yankees Have Pettitte Back For Stretch Run?

Listen as Pettitte, with cautious optimism, spoke to reporters Tuesday, 48 days after suffering a freak broken leg.


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Keidel: Yankees Lose With Hughes In Rotation

The Mets got Johan Santana for a bag of Doritos. And you wonder if Yankees starter Phil Hughes, who Cashman & Co. refused to part with, is now nacho cheese or cool ranch.


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Joe Girardi Nearing Decision On Yankees’ Rotation

The Yankees tied the Atlanta Braves 5-5 in 10 innings on Wednesday. A fitting score and outcome, considering New York’s rotation conundrum.


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Sweeny: Who Will Fill Out The Yankees’ Rotation?

Of course, the competition will continue this April as Andy Pettitte readies for his return in May, and the Yankees will have to bounce someone else from the rotation.


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Sweeny: 30 Good Minutes With Yankees’ A.J. Burnett

With two more years left on his five-year deal, and the postseason upon us, A.J. Burnett sat down with Sweeny Murti for half an hour on Wednesday.


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So Who Will The Yankees Send Packing To The Bullpen? A.J. Burnett Or Phil Hughes?

A.J. Burnett had an awful August, but set it aside to put in a nice performance against the Red Sox in a 4-2 Yankees win on Thursday. But not everyone is convinced he’s turned it around.


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Will A.J. Burnett Turn His Season Around Against Red Sox? History Says No

Coming off back-to-back horrendous outings, embattled starter A.J. Burnett could be pitching to stay in the Yankees’ rotation. Little suggests that a start against the Red Sox will help his cause.


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Hartnett: Ivan ‘Super’ Nova Shines, Claming No. 2 Spot In Yankees’ Rotation

Ivan Nova’s stellar performances has rocketed him toward AL Rookie of the Year consideration and he’s a safe bet to be the Yankees’ number two playoff starter.


CC Sabathia

Hartnett: Yankees’ Rotation Unraveling, Need CC Sabathia To Step Up

The New York Yankees need their ace CC Sabathia to deliver a statement tonight against the Twins. Though taking two out of three games to the Royals, the Yankees’ rotation looked weak and was exposed during the series.


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With Ivan Nova’s Spot Secured, Who’s The Odd Man Out In Yankees’ Rotation?

It wasn’t an official announcement, but Yankees manager Joe Girardi all but put a stamp on Ivan Nova’s spot in the rotation on Wednesday. So who’s the odd man out?


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Phil Hughes Makes His Case To Stay In Yankees’ Rotation; Ivan Nova Next

Phil Hughes wanted to show the Yankees that they could trust him — and his fastball. Consider it done, at least for one start.