Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 4/25/12
Andy Pettitte started for the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate Trenton Thunder in his march to the Bronx. Pettitte went five innings giving up three runs on seven hits striking out three and walking one. Pettitte threw 81 pitches which 58 were thrown for strikes. The Yankees would like to get Andy up to 100 pitches before having him come to the Bronx. Today’s news regarding the Michael Pineda injury and the continued struggles of Phil Hughes and Freddy Garcia make Pettitte more of a necessity now than a luxury. Pettitte should make another start on Monday where they expect at least 90 pitches to be thrown.
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