Posted March 10, 2013 on AP on Fox
David Phelps kept up his strong spring training, allowing three hits over five innings in the New York Yankees' 3-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday. Phelps, bidding for a rotation spot, has given up just one run in 14 innings over four starts. Juan Rivera had three hits, including a three-run double off Brett Cecil in the fifth. Blue Jays left-hander J.A. Happ allowed four hits in 3 1-3 scoreless innings. Yankees ace CC Sabathia, the expected opening day starter, threw 52 pitches during a simulated game at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. The left-hander, who had offseason left elbow bone spur surgery, is scheduled to make first exhibition start Friday against Miami.
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