Originally posted on Lady At The Bat  |  Last updated 4/22/13
I'm not sure there's any good way to look at yesterday's game. Every positive was countered by a horrible negative. The Yankees lost 8-4 to the Blue Jays--the AL East's last place team. I guess the one good thing is that it was only game #17 and the Yankees are still going strong in the AL East (2nd place). You can say Nova kept the team in the game until manager Joe Girardi didn't trust him enough to finish what he started in the 6th and brought out Looney  . . . I mean Booney. Boone Logan was successful against lefty Colby Rasmus in the past so it wasn't a decision out of left field. We just get to question it now that we know it didn't work out. The disaster continued when starter turned reliever (but should always be ready to start) David Phelps who was responsible for 3 of the Toronto's 8 runs. Which brings me to what fans should really be worried about--the up and down, unpredictable, starter-reliever mismanagement of the Yankees young pitchers. Given how low the Yankees draft, the
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