• Luis Severino on COVID IL with chills and fever, Clarke Schmidt makes spot start

    18 days ago - By Bésame

    The Yankees had to scratch Luis Severino before Thursday's series finale against the Rays at Yankee Stadium, because of illness. Clarke Schmidt got the call to make the emergency spot start.
    Severino had chills and a fever Wednesday night. The Bombers went for more extensive testing and put him on the COVID injured list before the game.
    “He's just on the list now. Last night, he got sick, had a fever, chills and all that. Doing a lot better today,” Yankees manager Aaron Boone said. “I think his original rapid stuff was negative but we'll have a better idea probably sometime tonight what...
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