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Andy Pettitte will likely throw another simulated game this weekend

Andy Pettitte watches from the dugout as the

Andy Pettitte watches from the dugout as the Yankees play the Baltimore Orioles in a game at Yankee Stadium. (Sept. 1, 2012) (Credit: AP)

BALTIMORE — Andy Pettitte (left ankle fracture), who threw a simulated game Wednesday in Tampa, felt good a day later and will throw another simulated game sometime this weekend, Girardi said, likely Saturday ... Before the game, the Orioles unveiled a bronze sculpture of Cal Ripken Jr. Thursday was the 17th anniversary of the day he broke Lou Gehrig’s record for consecutive games played.

Tags: Andy Pettitte , Joe Girardi , Cal Ripken Jr. , Yankees , Orioles

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