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Phelps Looking For Carryover

Phelps allowed just one earned run in first start

All David Phelps has done since signing with the Yankees last summer has won ball games. He went 8-2 with a 2.72 ERA for the Staten Island last year and nearly duplicated those same numbers in Charleston this season, and now he's hoping for a carryover effect in Tampa.

Right-Handed Pitcher David Phelps told his teammates that he wouldn't be upset if he stayed in Charleston all summer. Phelps said he was even expecting that. But later that day his pitching coach broke the news: "Tampa called. They want you. Congratulations." Phelps arrived in Tampa last Tuesday. "It's definitely a big surprise," Phelps said. "I'm glad it's finally here." In Charleston... Recommended Stories

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