Chris Capuano couldn't make it out of the fourth inning in his first start of the season, allowing four runs over three innings against the Royals on Sunday.
Yankees activated LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list.
Chris Capuano will start for the Yankees on Sunday against the Royals.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi confirmed Thursday that Chris Capuano will take the spot of the injured Chase Whitley in the Yankees' rotation.
Chris Capuano (quad) is likely to rejoin the Yankees' rotation after making one more rehab start.
Chris Capuano (quad) will make his second minor league rehab start Thursday with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Chris Capuano (quad) will begin a rehab assignment with High-A Tampa on Saturday.
Chris Capuano (quad) will throw two innings in an extended spring training game on Wednesday.
Chris Capuano (quad) will throw a 45-pitch live batting practice session on Sunday.
Yankees placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 27, with a right quad strain.
Chris Capuano was given a platelet-rich plasma injection Thursday for his strained right quad.
Chris Capuano has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 strain of his right quadriceps muscle.
Chris Capuano injured his right quad while covering first base on Wednesday.
Chad Jennings of The Journal News believes that Chris Capuano is the favorite to claim the fifth and final spot in the Yankees Opening Day rotation.