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Vazquez to skip start; A-Rod back

Updated: May 3, 2010, 11:37 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

Beleaguered right-hander Javier Vazquez will miss his scheduled start on Friday night at Fenway Park against the Boston Red Sox. Vazquez will be held back until Monday, when he'll face the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

"We're just going to move him back a few days," manager Joe Girardi said, "give him a couple bullpen sessions, see where we're at. ... He wants to get back out there and pitch, and that's how I would expect him to be. But I just thought he could use a little time to ...

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