Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes has the latest:
Yankees likely to use 6-man rotation this week; Pineda's start has been pushed to Friday at Fenway Park
— Marly~ESPN Deportes (@MarlyRiveraESPN) April 26, 2015
Pineda was originally slated to pitch on Wednesday versus the Tampa Bay Rays, but with an off day on Thursday he will now go on Friday.
Girardi also told the media that Chase Whitley will be getting the nod on Tuesday, with Masahiro Tanaka switched to Wednesday, giving the Yanks' entire rotation an extra day off:
Girardi said that the Yankees' plan is to call up Chase Whitley to start Tuesday vs. TB, Masahiro Tanaka would go Wednesday.
— Bryan Hoch (@BryanHoch) April 26, 2015
Whitley has been fantastic in the minors this season, pitching to a 2.12 ERA in Triple-A. Whitley got a chance with the Yanks last season both as a starter and reliever, compiling a 4-3 record with an ERA of 5.23 in 24 appearances (12 starts).Read more... Join the Conversation...