New York Yankees defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 6-5

There were flashes of joy for the Yankees Saturday, such as when Joba Chamberlain played the decoy and A.J. Burnett was able to sneak up on Jorge Posada and hit him with a whipped-cream pie in celebration of the catcher's walk-off single in the 12th inning or when they pounded hits off Toronto's best starter, Roy Halladay.

But the Yanks' 6-5 victory over the Blue Jays at the Stadium was mostly bittersweet because the strange saga of Chien-Ming Wang's awful year took ano...

This is the scenario the Yankees feared when they put Phil Hughes in the bullpen a month ago to make room for Chien-Ming Wang in the starting rotation. What if one of their starters went down at a point where Hughes was too far into his relief role to instantly come to the rescue?

Then again, it was worth it to find out that Hughes could turn into a lockdown reliever, at the moment a vital part of the Yankees' late-inning formula.

Question is, what now? Wang is likel...