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Freddy Garcia makes Yanks' rotation

Updated: March 28, 2011, 7:30 AM ET
Associated Press

TAMPA, Fla. -- The New York Yankees completed their rotation Saturday, tabbing Ivan Nova and Freddy Garcia as starters and putting Bartolo Colon in the bullpen.

Nova and Garcia will join CC Sabathia, A.J. Burnett and Phil Hughes in the rotation, manager Joe Girardi said.

Last season, Nova went 1-2 with a 4.50 ERA in 10 games, including seven starts. The right-hander went 2-0 with a 1.80 ERA in five exhibition games, including four starts.

"We didn't know what Nova was ...

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