Yanks tab Dellin Betances for final start

Updated: September 28, 2011, 7:10 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Rookie right-hander Dellin Betances made the final start of the season Wednesday night for the New York Yankees against the Tampa Bay Rays in a game crucial to the determining of the AL wild-card representative.

Betances, 23, a 6-foot-8 native of Brooklyn, was expected to go no more than three innings and then give way to a procession of relief pitchers as the Yankees prepare to host Game 1 of the American League Division series against an as-yet-undetermined opponent ...

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