I just heard it on Mike and the Mad Dog. The Yanks are calling up Phil Franchise. His major league debut will be this Thursday.
I expect nothing less than for him to turn around this season.
Update: Pete Abraham confirms that Torre told reporters he’s set to pitch against the Jays on Thursday.
Another update: We have set up, on the left side of the page, a first-ever YFSF poll about this move. What do you guys think? Please vote. Just scroll down a bit and you’ll find it on the left, right under the archives.