Vazquez ready to put 2004 to bed

Updated: April 1, 2010, 11:49 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

This time around, Javier Vazquez is not being asked to make the legend of Roger Clemens vanish. Heck, he is barely being asked to replace anyone.

This past fall, the Yankees acted as if they would have preferred to find a No. 4 starter on Craigslist than dare use Chad Gaudin.

Still, six years after Vazquez was the one who disappeared in the second half, don't think there aren't expectations.

"Putting him in that 4-slot you can't really put into words how ...

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