IVAN NOVA RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Yankees have announced that Ivan Nova has been activated from the disabled list, according to Erik Boland of Newsday. Dellin Betances will be sent down to make room on the roster.
Nova has been sidelined since April 26 with right-triceps inflammation. Through four starts on the season, he’s 1-1 with a 6.48 ERA. David Phelps slid into the rotation to replace Nova and has...
Who do you think deserves to be the New York Yankees fifth starting pitcher?
Team Nova? or Team Phelps?
1) Ivan Nova?
Nova is currently on the 15-DL due to inflammation in his right triceps, but prior had informally been the Yankees fifth starter.
Last night, at the start to the eventual 3-2 Yankees win in Colorado, the NY Daily News reported that Nova said he is good to throw...
The New York Yankees just cannot seem to stay away from the
disabled list. In addition to the rash of stars already there, the Yankees have
now placed starting pitcher Ivan Nova on the fifteen-day disabled list. The
right hander left his April 26 start against the Toronto Blue Jays in the third inning due to inflamed triceps in his right
arm. ESPN-New York Yankees' Wallace...
Sandwiched between the Jackie Robinson Day ceremonies and a stirring rendition of "Sweet Caroline," Ivan Nova tried last night to get his first win of the season.Whenever Nova takes the mound, you always have to wonder which pitcher has shown up: Ivan The Terrible or Supernova. For a while there, it looked terrible. However, it never got super. Nova eventually settled somewhere...
New York Yankees pitcher Ivan Nova is the real deal.
Ivan Nova (Photo credit: Keith Allison)
At least that is what everybody initially thought of him.
When Nova hit the major league level back in 2010, he showed some promise. Pitching just 42 innings in total, he went 1-2 with a 4.50 ERA. It was a small sample size where he was brought up at random to fill-in as a reliever, and a...
New York Yankees (Photo credit: Keith Allison)
With his New York Yankees now officially in the postseason, skipper Joe Girardi needs to do everything possible to win the next three games.
The Yankees do not want to be one of the two AL Wild Cards, as that could entail possibly flying out to Oakland for a one, do or die game that could either end their postseason; or have them on...
From Wallace Matthews:Last October, when the New York Yankees needed one more win to extend their season another round, they asked Ivan Nova to get it.
This October, they may not even invite him along for the ride.
Thursday night, facing yet another golden opportunity to create some separation between themselves and the Baltimore Orioles, the Yankees turned to Nova.
Ivan Nova shutdown the Rays on Wednesday night as he pitched his best game of the season holding them to just one run over eight innings. And if anybody needed a game like that it was him.
Nova had been getting absolutely lit up lately. Over his previous four starts to yesterday, Nova had a 6.48 ERA and batters had a .898 OPS against him. The big difference, he kept the ball down...
WHO'S THE MAN?
Ivan Nova has won 15 straight decisions for the Yankees, and after his 15th he told reporters he feels as though he's the best pitcher in the world.
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When Ivan Nova was a prospect coming up through the Yankees system, he was never highly touted. A lot of that was due to his not so spectacular stats through the minors and his lack of a plus pitch. However, he was always praised by scouts who loved the poise he showed out on the mound.
Perhaps that is because he thinks he’s the best pitcher in the world.
“If you ask me,...