A closer examination of Ivan Nova

It is all but certain that Ivan Nova is going to make a playoff start for the Yankees this season. Given the erratic recent play the Yankees have gotten from Freddy Garcia and Bartolo Colon, it is...

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Yankee bats make like it's 2010; go silent against mediocre lefthanded junkballer in yet another extra-inning loss

Guys, you do realize you faced Felix on Monday, right? (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

I thought we were done with this. One of the banes of the 2010 Yankees’ existence — the lefthanded slop artist...

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Nova's 11th straight win propels Yankees back into first

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I missed most of this one, so this’ll be quick. Ivan Nova recovered from a shaky first inning to go seven strong, striking out four and only...

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2011 a steady climb for Ivan Nova

If you’ve tracked what I’ve written this year, you’d probably know that for the majority of this season, I haven’t been a huge Ivan Nova fan. I thought he didn’t miss enough bats and didn’t display good enough control to be consistently effective at the major league level. Well, to this point,...

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Bombers blast Orioles in nightcap

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After scoring zero runs in the opener of Sunday’s doubleheader, things didn’t start out promisingly in the night game, as the Orioles jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead against Ivan Nova...

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Pondering the postseason rotation

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Last night, I had an excellent time at the Wood-n-Tap with some of my favorite fellow Yankee fanatics. We ate, we drank, we laughed, we mocked the bunt (along with anything else worth mocking), and...

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Nova leads Yanks to 3-0 win and series victory over Twins

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Ivan Nova bounced back from his shelling against the Royals last Tuesday as well as any0ne could’ve hoped for, hurling seven shutout innings of five-hit, five-strikeout, one-walk ball...

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Just stop, Bondy. Just stop.

I haven’t done this in a long time and they should be taking over Deadspin soon, so it’s time to hack up a piece of bad sports journalism in honor of Fire Joe Morgan.

Filip Bondy of the Daily News thinks it would be a good idea to move Bartolo Colon...

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Yankee bats pick Nova up in 9-7 comeback win

I'm not even sure there's a word for what Robbie did to that ball. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The Royals sure seem to have Ivan Nova‘s number.

Kansas City — responsible for Nova’s...

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