Yankees' manager Aaron Boone announced today that Luis Severino will be the opening day starter. The Yankees open the season on March 29 in Toronto. Severino will be followed by Masahiro Tanaka, CC Sabathia, Sonny Gray, and Jordan Montgomery.
The 24 year old finished 3rd in Cy Young voting last year. He went 14-6 with a 2.98 ERA and 230 strikeouts in 193.1 innings.