Now is when we need Ivan Nova most. Now is when Ivan Nova is supposed to lead the charge, even ahead of CC Sabathia, who has not been vintage CC this season. Now if when this kid who many doubted early on, my included, is supposed to put it into full gear and coast to an 18 win season. Nova is a future leader of this Yankee club, but right now he’s struggling mightily, which raises questions. Do we skip him in the rotation? Is Larry Rothschild checking out the kid's mechanics? Is Nova just exhausted and if so, what does that mean for him down the stretch and into the playoffs? Look, last night the Tigers beat the Yankees. If wasn’t like it would be an easy task, Justin Verlander is a darn good pitcher and he struck out 14 Yanks. Look, we didn't have the offense, and he was just good,...

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