Here are your 2012 New York Yankees

April, 4, 2012
4/04/12
5:38
PM ET
For now, anyway.

The Yankees haven't sent out an official roster yet, but with Francisco Cervelli being sent to AAA and Justin Maxwell designated for assignment, we can safely assume that this will be the Yankees Opening Day Roster:

Derek Jeter
Brett Gardner
Eric Chavez
Alex Rodriguez
Curtis Granderson
Hiroki Kuroda
Andruw Jones
Robinson Cano
Mark Teixeira
Eduardo Nunez
Raul Ibanez
Rafael Soriano
David Robertson
Nick Swisher
Freddy Garcia
Clay Rapada
Mariano Rivera
Ivan Nova
Boone Logan
CC Sabathia
Cory Wade
Russell Martin
Phil Hughes
David Phelps
Chris Stewart

David Phelps will serve as the long reliever; Clay Rapada will be the second lefty in the bullpen, unless Boone Logan's back injury turns out to be worse than initially thought, in which case he will be the only lefty. Maxwell, who hit .310 and played well in the outfield this spring, was a victim of the numbers crunch; just no room on this roster for another outfielder. Stewart, acquired late this afternoon from the SF Giants in exchange for George Kontos, will serve as the backup catcher.
Wallace Matthews has covered New York sports since 1983 as a reporter, columnist, radio host and TV commentator. He covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com after working for Newsday, the New York Post, the New York Sun and ESPN New York 98.7 FM.
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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Masahiro Tanaka
WINS ERA SO IP
12 2.51 135 129
OTHER LEADERS
BAJ. Ellsbury .286
HRM. Teixeira 17
RBIM. Teixeira 48
RB. Gardner 61
OPSB. Gardner .780
ERAM. Tanaka 2.51
SOM. Tanaka 135