| Your Source For Yankee News
Monday January 18th 2021


New York Yankees: Start Against Tigers Is Likely Last Chance for Freddy Garcia

Garcia, who is 0-1 with a 9.75 ERA on the young season, is likely pitching for his spot in the Yankees' rotation on Saturday afternoon against the Tigers.

The right-hander, going on an extra day of rest, will be looking to give the Yankees a solid performance after Friday night's 7-6 Yankee victory.

Opposing Garcia will be rookie Drew Smyly, who is making his fourth career start.

Andy Pettitte will likely be returning very soon, and either Garcia or Phil Hughes will be getting the bump from the rotation.

Every start counts for both pitchers at this point in the season—the one who shows the least promise by the time Pettitte is ready will be given the hook.

Garcia can keep himself in the rotation with a quality ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - New York Yankees

Leave a Reply