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Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Rain may delay Pettitte's return
By Mike Mazzeo
’s return to the mound may have to wait.
Tuesday’s weather forecast calls for thunderstorms and strong winds in the Bronx.
It isn’t expected to stop raining until 7 a.m. Wednesday, according to
Pettitte is slated to start for the first time since fracturing his ankle on June 27 against the Indians. The veteran will be on a pitch count of about 70, manager Joe Girardi said.
, who will oppose Pettitte for the Blue Jays, is 0-13 with a 7.91 ERA in his last 14 starts.
We will have constant updates throughout the day, so stay tuned.