Alex Rodriguez was a late scratch from the Yankees' lineup on Saturday with flu-like symptoms. His removal from the lineup caused changes in the No. 5-8 spots in the order, with Mark Reynolds shifting to third base and Lyle Overbay being put into the starting lineup at first. Yanks' bullpen doing shutdown work in August NEW YORK With some members of their starting rotation struggling in August, the Yankees have needed their bullpen to be extra stout late in games. And it has.