Alfredo Aceves is making another start this afternoon. After a six-year career in Mexico, he has been the best and the least likely of all the Yankees fifth starter candidates. His ultimate destination might be the bullpen, but Aceves has already been a terrific find for the Yankees scouting department.
Sergio Mitre took his turn on Friday and tossed a gem against the Rays. While Mitre shined, Chad Guadin struggled. The notebook also has items on CC Sabathia, Alex Rodriguez, Damaso Marte and the latest spring training cuts.