Jordan Montgomery will start for the Yankees on Wednesday afternoon against the Rays, it was announced Monday.
Luis Severino will pitch Thursday, with CC Sabathia and Masahiro Tanaka having their next starts pushed back a day.
To make room for Montgomery on the roster, the Yankees optioned Chasen Shreve to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Montgomery, 24, had a 3.20 ERA for the Yankees during Spring Training.
He had a 2.13 ERA and 1.19 WHIP with 134 strikeouts in 139 1/3 innings split between Double-A Trenton and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre last season.