The Yankees open a tough three game series with the Blue Jays tonight at the Stadium. What makes it tough is facing A.J. Burnett and Roy Halladay in two of the games.
Friday - Carl Pavano (1-0, 5.40) vs A.J. Burnett (16-9, 4.58)
Saturday - Darrell Rasner (5-9, 5.03) vs. John Parish (1-0, 4.05)
Sunday - Andy Pettitte (13-10, 4.37) vs. Roy Halladay (16-9)
Veteran outfielder Matt Stairs was dealt earlier today to the Phillies for a player to be named. The Blue Jays are calling up their top hitting prospect Travis Snider, who has played at three different levels in the minor leagues this season.
A Joba Chamberlain update from the Post.
Joel Sherman begs YES not to make yesterday's game a "Yankees Classic".
Hank says don't blame Girardi. He's also monitoring the initial boys- CC Sabathia and A.J. Burnett.
Brian Cashman falls on the sword.
Two Yankees prospects in the Dominican Summer League are going to sit 50 games for PED.
Mike Ashmore has an interview with the newest Yankee, Al Aceves.
The NY Times has a profile on Cody Ransom.