Freddy Garcia, who was the last pitcher named to the New York Yankees' starting rotation out of spring training, was designated Wednesday night to start Game 3 of the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers on Monday at Comerica Park.
The Yankees scratched Alex Rodriguez from Wednesday's lineup with a sore right knee.
Yankees rookie Ivan Nova will start Game 2 of the American League Division Series, and Freddy Garcia will start Game 3.
Rookie right-hander Dellin Betances made the final start of the season Wednesday night for the New York Yankees.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi complained Monday night about the quick turnaround between the end of the regular season and the beginning of the playoffs.
A.J. Burnett will 'probably' start a game in the ALCS, according to Yankees general manager Brian Cashman.