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Ivan Nova has completely reinvented himself since a midseason trade to the Pittsburgh Pirates last year. How is he doing it?
numberFire Apr 26, 2017
Ivan Nova Has Been Elite Since Joining the Pittsburgh Pirates

Ivan Nova Has Been Elite Since Joining the Pittsburgh Pirates

Ivan Nova has completely reinvented himself since a midseason trade to the Pittsburgh Pirates last year. How is he doing it?

Game 19: Did Nova make Yankees wonder ‘what if?’

By Rob Biertempfel/Photo by Christopher Horner Did the Yankees make a mistake? Should they have held on to RHP Ivan Nova last year instead of trading him to the Pirates? “Look at (Nova’s) numbers at our place,” Yankees manager Joe Girardi said before Sunday’s game. “He had some good years, he had some tough years. …

Ron Cook: Pitcher Ivan Nova has been a pro and leader since the Pirates acquired him

In 15 starts with the Pirates dating to last August, Ivan Nova has walked four batters and pitched four complete games. His strikeout-to-walk ratio is 67-to-4. If there are two more amazing stats in baseball going, please share them.
New York Post Apr 23, 2017
How being a Yankee hurt Ivan Nova

How being a Yankee hurt Ivan Nova

PITTSBURGH — To steal from “Step Brothers,” Ivan Nova sure can wear the (bleep) out of that Pirates hat. His old pals from The Bronx got a first-hand look Sunday at PNC Park. Look, we knew Nova had talent. The right-hander exhibited that talent intermittently during his seven seasons in a Yankees uniform. Yet he...
Beaver County Times Apr 23, 2017
Covering the bases: In light of Ivan Nova's success in Pittsburgh, Yankees manager defends trading him last summer

Covering the bases: In light of Ivan Nova's success in Pittsburgh, Yankees manager defends trading him last summer

While the Yankees defended their decision, it's pretty clear the Pirates won the deal. Nova lowered his ERA to 2.00 Sunday, good enough for fifth in the National League amongst pitchers with four starts, and better than all five Yankees…
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 23, 2017
Think Yankees now regret giving up Ivan Nova? Joe Girardi says ...

Think Yankees now regret giving up Ivan Nova? Joe Girardi says ...

Nova beat the Yankees on Sunday with a one-run, seven-inning performance in a 2-1 Pittsburgh victory at PNC Park.
NorthJersey.com Apr 23, 2017

Nova, Pirates hang on to beat Yankees

PITTSBURGH – Though he had his moments, Ivan Nova never put it all together in pinstripes.        
Beaver County Times Apr 23, 2017
Ivan Nova shuts down former team to lead Pirates past Yankees

Ivan Nova shuts down former team to lead Pirates past Yankees

The Yankees sent Nova to Pittsburgh at the trade deadline last summer, and the 30-year-old has revitalized his career with the Pirates.
New York Daily News Apr 23, 2017
Yankees drop rubber game to Ivan Nova and Pirates

Yankees drop rubber game to Ivan Nova and Pirates

Ivan Nova got some revenge against his former team.
Washington Times Apr 23, 2017

Nova beats former team, pitches Pirates over Yankees 2-1.

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pittsburgh's Ivan Nova gained a measure of revenge over his old team, limiting the New York Yankees to just four hits over seven innings as the Pirates held on for a 2-1 victory on Sunday. Nova (2-2) struck out a season-high seven and walked just one, his ...

Pirates hold on to beat Yankees, 2-1

Ivan Nova shut down his former team in the Pirates’ 2-1 victory Sunday against the New York Yankees at PNC Park.
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 23, 2017
Ivan Nova, Pirates stick it to Yankees | Rapid reaction

Ivan Nova, Pirates stick it to Yankees | Rapid reaction

Nova held the Yankees to one run over seven innings in a 2-1 win Sunday in Pittsburgh
River Ave. Blues Apr 23, 2017

Game 18: Nova vs. Nova’s replacement

This afternoon’s series finale against the Pirates features a matchup of last year’s fifth starter and this year’s fifth starter. Well, technically Ivan Nova opened last season in the bullpen, but it didn’t take long for him to return to the rotation. Jordan Montgomery started this season in the minors, and like Nova last year, […] The post Game 18: Nova vs. Nova’s replacement appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 23, 2017

Pirates' Ivan Nova on newfound success, leaving Yankees, Larry Rothchild and more

Veteran right-hander Ivan Nova faces the Yankees for the first time on Sunday since being traded to Pittsburgh last August.
New York Post Apr 23, 2017
Yankees get to see if they gave up on Ivan Nova too soon

Yankees get to see if they gave up on Ivan Nova too soon

PITTSBURGH — Jordan Montgomery, a 24-year-old who came to the Yankees without very high expectations, will start for the team on Sunday. Ivan Nova has been there before. He was the same age when he won 16 games for the Yankees in 2011, but he never found consistency in The Bronx, one of the reasons...

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