Andy Pettitte will take the ball on short rest tonight in the Bronx as the Yankees look to cash in their second opportunity at clinching the World Series. Josh Thomson has the story.
The pitching on both sides has started to fall apart, especially in the bullpens, Rick Carpiniello writes.
Mark Teixeira has been struggling, but is determined not to let negativity creep in, Chad Jennings writes.
And Joe Girardi conceded that he’ll turn to Mariano Rivera for whatever is needed at this point, with Rivera he could even go three innings if the situation required it. The notebook also has items on Shane Victorino, Brett Gardner and the Yankees lineup.