Yankees LHP Carlos Rodon (forearm) to start season on IL

New York Yankees left-hander Carlos Rodon will start the season on the injured list, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed Thursday.Rodon, 30, has a left forearm strain and will not throw for seven to 10 days, Cashman said.The Yankees signed Rodon to a reported six-year, $162 million contract in December.He made one spring training start, allowing five runs on six hits (two homers) in two innings against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday.