NEW YORK – Someone had to leave.
To make way for the launch of pitcher Luis Severino, the Yankees returned from the 60-day list of casualties that hurt the right rotator cuff throughout the season prior to the match against the Angels at Yankee Stadium missed, which turned into a burden for the right lat class 2. 25-year-old Righty started the season for the first time. In February, he agreed with the Yankees for a four-year contract extension of $ 40 million.
The Yankees challenged Valera in May from the Giants.
Valera was one of the many bodies the Yankees needed when placing an MLB card. Record of 30 players on the injury list this season.
Read below the notes of the Yankees before the game:
RACE TO FINISH: The Yankees would win the AL East with a combination of 3 wins / Tampa Bay losses … on Wednesday they prevail against the AL East.
· Their third successive season defeat would end up with a better record than any of these three teams: Cleveland (knockout number: 2), Tampa Bay (Elim). Number: 3) and Oakland (elim. Number: 4)
MILESTONE SKIPPER: Manager Aaron Boone has 198 career manager wins (100 in 2018 and 98 in 2019) … only Ralph Houk (205 wins with the Yankees from 1961) -62) for most of each manager during his first two career seasons at the top.
HOMECOMING KING: RHP Luis Severino will make his season debut tonight … missed the Yankees' first 151 games of the season on the injury list with an inflammation of the right rotator cuff … the two-time AL All-Star (2017, & # 39; 18) took third place in the 2018 majors with 19 wins (19-8), in the last 11 seasons (since 2009) from a Yankee to the second highest rank after CC Sabathia (21-7 in 2010).