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Mussina's struggles cause Yanks to juggle staff

Updated: August 29, 2007, 4:46 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Mike Mussina is out. Call up another kid.

The New York Yankees dropped a struggling Mussina from their rotation Tuesday, turning to touted prospect Ian Kennedy over a pitcher with 247 major league wins -- in the middle of a pennant race.

Bold move. But not out of character for the Yankees lately.

Kennedy, who spent most of last year playing college ball at USC, will be called up from the minors to start in Mussina's place Saturday against last-place Tampa Bay. ...

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