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Pettitte delivers in Yankees return

Posted by: Chad Jennings - Posted in Misc on Sep 19, 2012 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

Andy Pettitte is back in every which way. The veteran left-hander delivered five scoreless innings and pitched the Yankees to a 4-2 win in his return from a broken ankle this afternoon. Pettitte left a runner stranded at third base three times and got through five innings despite a 75-pitch limit. The Yankees gave Pettitte an early lead with a three-run first inning – Robinson Cano’s RBI double was the big hit of the inning – and after Dave Robertson let the Blue Jays pull within a run in the eighth, Nick Swisher drove in an insurance run and Rafael Soriano closed out the victory.

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