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Alex Rodriguez to face Andy Pettitte

Updated: September 3, 2010, 1:02 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The most important simulated game in the recent history of the New York Yankees will take place Saturday at Yankee Stadium when Alex Rodriguez, on the disabled list for the past 13 days with a strained left calf, faces Andy Pettitte, out for the past two months with a strained left groin, in a confrontation that may determine the immediate future of both.

"Tomorrow is a big test," Rodriguez said before Friday's Yankees-Blue Jays game. "Gonna face Pettitte heads-up, metal cleats ...

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