Yankees Game 74 Lineup: 06/27/12

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The Yankees look to sweep the Tribe this afternoon as they send Andy Pettitte to the mound. Pettitte has gone at least six innings in each of his eight starts, and he hasn’t walked more than three in any start. Jeter sits; Martin back behind plate. Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez (7-5, 4.59 ERA) is on the [...]

Yankees Game 73 Lineup: 06/26/12

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The Yankees will send Phil Hughes to the mound tonight vs. the Tribe. In his last outing against the Braves, Hughes lasted only 4 1/3 innings, allowing six runs – including four home runs and was tagged with the loss. For the month of June, the right-hander is 3-1 with a 3.51 ERA in four [...]

Yankees Game 72 Lineup: 06/25/12

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Right-hander Hiroki Kuroda is on the mound for the Yankees tonight, in game one of a three-game set against the Cleveland Indians. In his last outing vs. the Braves, Kuroda allowed four runs over seven innings for the loss. The 37-year-old is 3-1 in his last five starts. Alex Rodriguez sits; Dewayne Wise gets rare [...]

Subway Series Lineup: 06/24/12

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The Yankees workhorse, C.C. Sabathia, is on the mound tonight in the rubber match against the Metropolitans. In his last start on Monday vs. the Braves, Sabathia threw a complete game, giving up 2 runs while striking out 10. Knuckleballer, R.A. Dickey (11-1, 2.00 ERA) is on the mound for the Mets. The Yankee with [...]

Subway Series Lineup: 06/23/12

Subway Series

Ivan Nova toes the rubber for the Yankees tonight in game two of the Subway Series. Nova is 9-2 with a 4.32 ERA in 13 starts, with 73 strikeouts and 23 walks. Right-hander Chris Young (1-1, 3.06 ERA) is on the mound for the Mets. New York Yankees (41-28) Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson CF [...]

Yankees Game 69 Lineup: 06/22/12

Andy Pettitte is really warming up and he gets the start in tonight's series opener with the Mets at Citi Field.

The Yankees had an off day yesterday and return to baseball today with a trip across the city for another for another weekend Subway Series against the Mets. The Yankees enter the series coming off of a two-game losing streak, their first since the end of May. They swept the Mets last time when they [...]

A-Rod will be A-ok

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Alex Rodriguez has been a mainstay in the middle of the lineup for his entire career, lengthening orders and delivering fatal blows to opposing teams. From his days in Seattle to his days in the Bronx, A-Rod has been the model of consistency. You could pencil him in for at least 30 home runs and [...]

Yankees Game 68 Lineup: 06/20/12

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The Yankees will send right-hander Phil Hughes to the mound in today’s rubber match against the Braves. In his last outing vs. the Nationals, Hughes went 6 inning, allowing 1 run on 6 hits while striking out 9 for the win. He is 3-0 with a 1.69 ERA in his last three starts. Mark Teixeira [...]

Yankees Game 67 Lineup: 06/19/12

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The Yankees will send Hiroki Kuroda to the mound tonight in game two of a three-game set against the Braves. Kuroda will have a hard time topping Sabathia’s outing, but he has pitched well as of late. He took a no-hitter into the sixth inning on June 8, then struck out a season-high eight batters [...]

Yanks Streaking, Host Braves

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When CC Sabathia takes the mound tonight against the Atlanta Braves, the Yankees will have a chance to do something they haven’t done in seven years – have a 10-game winning streak. That streak came in May of ’05, as Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez are the only mainstays from that team. If Interleague play [...]

Yankees Game 66 Lineup: 06/18/12

C.C. Sabathia

The New York Yankees are back in the Bronx for a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. C.C. Sabathia is on the mound for New York tonight. In his last outing vs. the Braves, the southpaw went 7 innings, allowing 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6 for the win. Nick Swisher [...]

Yankees Game 65 Lineup: 06/17/12

Ivan Nova

The Yankees look to sweep the Nationals this afternoon, as they send right-hander Ivan Nova to the hill. In his last outing against the Braves, Nova went 7 innings, struck out 10 and walked one for his 8th win of the season. As expected, Nick Swisher is not in today’s lineup. Swisher has a bone [...]

Yankees Game 64 Lineup: 06/16/12

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Andy Pettitte is on the mound for the Yankees in today’s tilt against the Nationals. Pettitte’s last outing was vs. the Mets where he went 6 innings, allowing three runs (2 earned) on five hits and walked two for the no-decision. Pettitte has taken 190 at-bats in his 17-year career (147 came during his three-year [...]

Yankees Game 63 Lineup: 06/15/12

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The New York Yankees will send right-hander Phil Hughes to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Washington Nationals. In his last outing vs. the Mets, Hughes lasted 6 1/3 innings, giving up one run (via the long-ball) and struck out six for the win. The right-hander has allowed three [...]

Yankees Game 62 Lineup: 06/13/12

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The Yankees look to sweep the Braves tonight as they send right-hander Hiroki Kuroda to the mound. Kuroda went seven innings, striking out seven, walking one and allowing one hit last Friday vs. the Mets. The 37-year-old has a 1-4 career record against the Braves, but with a 2.10 ERA. Kuroda’s career batting average is [...]

Yankees Game 61 Lineup: 06/12/12

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C.C. Sabathia toes the rubber for the Yankees tonight against the Braves. In his last outing vs. the Rays, Sabathia went 7 innings, allowing 5 runs (3 earned) while striking out 12. The 31-year-old enters with a 20-8 in interleague record and a 3.45 ERA in 42 outings. In his career, Sabathia’s a .250/.257/.370 hitter. [...]

Yankees Game 60 Lineup: 06/11/12

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Right-hander Ivan Nova is on the hill for the Yankees tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. In his last outing vs. the Rays, Nova gave up one run on four hits in eight innings in perhaps his strongest outing of the season. The Yankees are 9-2 when he takes [...]

Subway Series Lineup: 06/10/12

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The Yankees look to sweep the Metropolitans this afternoon as they send Andy Pettitte to the mound. In his last outing vs. the Rays, Pettitte pitched 7 1/3 scoreless innings and struck out 10 for the win. The 39-year-old is 8-5 with a 3.69 ERA in 19 career games against the Mets. Derek Jeter is [...]

Subway Series Lineup: 06/09/12

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Right-hander Phil Hughes is on the mound for the Yankees tonight in game two of a three-game set against the Mets. In his last start in Detroit, Hughes allowed just four hits and a run while going the distance. Hughes is 1-1 against the Mets for his career with a 4.20 ERA. Alex Rodriguez is [...]

Subway Series Lineup: 06/08/12

Subway Series

Hiroki Kuroda is on the mound for the Yankees tonight in the first game of a three-game set against crosstown rivals, the New York Mets. Kuroda didn’t fare well against the Mets in four seasons with the Dodgers, going just 1-5 with a 5.75 ERA in seven career starts. The Yankees lead the all-time series [...]