Bombers bits

Bombers bits

• The Yankees have set their rotation for the remainder of the home schedule, as Phil Hughes will pitch on Wednesday and Ivan Nova will pitch on Thursday against the Rays. Andy Pettitte will make the final start of his Major League career on Friday at Houston. The starters for the final two games of the season are to be announced.

• On this date in 1929, Yankees pitcher Tom Zachary improved to 12-0 with a 5-3 win over the Red Sox. His mark remains the Major League record for most wins in a single season without a loss.

Bryan Hoch is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch and read his MLBlog, Bombers Beat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.