Yanks to decide on new Hughes Rules

Updated: May 28, 2010, 12:50 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi and pitching coach Dave Eiland will soon decide how much of the next phase of Phil Hughes Rules they need to implement, ESPNNewYork.com has learned.

The Yankees have the guidelines for a plan that could give Hughes nearly two weeks of extra days off from now until July 20. The days off would be spread out over the next six weeks and would not be nearly as noticeable as the ones that were implemented for Joba Chamberlain last season.

Girardi ...

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