The New York Yankees have pushed back veteran Andy Pettitte's scheduled Sunday start as he deals with back spasms. The team and the southpaw hope Pettitte will benefit from extra rest and pitch Tuesday or Wednesday against Arizona.
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi has not ruled out moving third baseman Alex Rodriguez in the lineup for Wednesday's Game 3 of the ALDS.
Yankees center fielder Curtis Granderson was not in the lineup Sunday against Baltimore as he deals with mild tendinitis in his right hamstring.
Joe Girardi said the Yankees and Orioles talked about a Friday doubleheader to beat Hurricane Irene, but the Orioles said that won't happen.