In what was Derek Jeter's final ST road game ever, the Yankees lost to the Blue Jays 10-6 thanks to some truly horrid bullpen work by Preston Claiborne. Gave up 6 runs, recorded 0 outs. He probably cost himself a chance at a roster spot with that.
- Jacoby Ellsbury played in another MiL game and went 5 innings in center field to go along with a 1-4, 1 BB day at the dish. He's scheduled for another one today and the team is saying he'll be ready for Opening Day.
- After John Ryan Murphy got reassigned on Tuesday, it was Austin Romine's turn yesterday. By default, that makes Francisco Cervelli the (well-earned) Major League backup.
- Confirmed that Brendan Ryan will open the season on the DL. Reported that Alfonso Soriano has been dealing with some shoulder tightness; nothing that serious.
- David Phelps and Adam Warren are scheduled to pitch out of the 'pen in today's game. Ivan Nova and Michael Pineda threw bullpens yesterday.
Game 72: Mess with Texas
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