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Hughes, Feliz finding value in set-up

Updated: August 12, 2009, 1:37 PM ET
By James Quintong | ESPN.com

Over the past couple of years, contending teams have not been afraid to call up their highly touted starting pitching prospects to work in the heat of a pennant race. However, instead of those youngsters taking the ball every fifth day right away, they're being called on to get key outs in middle relief or set-up roles before shifting them back to a starting role the next season.

The Yankees most notably did this in 2007 by turning Joba Chamberlain into a reliever in midseason in ...

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