Found June 05, 2013 on Bronx Pinstripes:
Photo Courtesy of Flickr CC In surprising news Wednesday morning, the Yankees have released LHP Clay Rapada, who was a strong addition to the Yankee bullpen in 2012.  Rapada, frequently called on by Joe Girardi, posted an ERA of 2.82 in 70 games, earning 3 victories.  In 5 playoff games, Rapada did not allow a run, yet spent all of this season at AAA Scranton-Wilkes Barre.  I have always believed the Yankees need a second left-hander in the bullpen to compliment Boone Logan, but Rapada clearly did not earn the confidence of the Yankee brass, despite last season’s performance. Cesar Cabral is currently rehabbing with the AA Trenton Thunder and will likely be added to the roster in the near future, barring any setbacks.  
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