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Yankees release Chad Gaudin

Pitcher Chad Gaudin was just informed that he was being released by the Yankees. The move saves the Yankees more than $2 million.

"I thought I had a spot," Gaudin said. "But you know what happens when you assume."

Phil Hughes, the soon-to-be announced fifth starter, will start Friday night vs. the Phillies on short rest as the Yankees get their pitchers in order for the start of the season.

New York Sports