Found August 15, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Ivan Nova
TEAMS: New York Yankees
In a season littered with fallen soldiers, the New York Yankees needed someone to rise from the ashes to keep the team alive. Ivan Nova, halfway buried in the middle of May, has roared back to life and taken the Yankees with him. The resurgent Ivan Nova has saved the Yankees’ summer.   Injured in April and sent to the Minors in May, Nova looked to be nothing but a footnote on the 2013 season. But a strong performance in Triple-A coupled with injuries to the big club prompted the Yankees to recall Nova in late June, and the imposing right-hander has certainly made the most of his second opportunity. Since rejoining the starting rotation for good on July 5th against the Orioles, Nova is 4-2 in seven starts and should probably be 7-0. He has sneered at the notion that six innings/three runs denotes a “quality start”, often pitching into the seventh or eighth instead. And unlike his teammate C.C. Sabathia, Nova has paired length with dominance, not once allowing more than three runs sin...
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