NEW YORK – The Yankees have changed up their rotation for the AL championship series against Texas.
CC Sabathia will start Friday night's opener in Texas, with Phil Hughes now set to pitch Game 2. Andy Pettitte moves back to Game 3 and A.J. Burnett will pitch Game 4 in New York on Tuesday — his first appearance since Oct. 2.
The Yankees went with Sabathia, Pettitte and Hughes in their first-round sweep over Minnesota.