Toronto Blue Jays
New York Yankees
Friday, May 17, 7:05 PM EDT, Yankee Stadium
1-2, 6.19 ERA.........
5-2, 2.31 ERA
Buehrle is coming off his best start of the season as he allowed just one run over seven-plus innings of work vs. the Red Sox. It marked just the third time this season he allowed fewer than five runs and didn't allow a homer.
Kuroda said he didn't have his best stuff on May 12, but the Yanks liked the results as he limited the Royals to two runs in 7 2/3 innings. He has logged six straight quality starts dating to April 14.
Saturday, May 18, 1:05 PM EDT, Yankee Stadium
1-2, 4.69 ERA...........
1-2, 4.33 ERA
Morrow was held back a few days to fully heal his back and neck issues, while getting a turn against a division rival. It'll be just shy of two weeks since Morrow last took the mound against Seattle, but he said he was good to pitch Wednesday.
Phelps pitched on the wrong end of a shutout his last time out, on May 13 in Cleveland, allowing a run in 6 2/3 innings. He is 2-1 with a 3.44 ERA in three starts this year.
Sunday, May 19, 1:05 PM EDT, Yankee Stadium
3-5, 4.83 ERA.........
4-3, 3.19 ERA
Dickey had his swing-and-miss stuff the last time on the mound against the Giants. The knuckleballer struck out 10 batters while scattering six hits and two walks. He allowed two earned runs while recording his team-leading sixth quality start.
Sabathia took a no-decision his last time out, allowing three runs (two earned) in 6 1/3 innings against the Mariners. He struck out a season-high 10 in that outing.