The Yankees will wrap up their three-game series with the Angels at Yankee Stadium on Sunday at 1:15 p.m.
The Yankees are two games behind the Red Sox in the AL East... New York has not lost more than two consecutive games... The Yankees are 21-7 against teams outside of their division... The Yankees' 32-16 record ties a franchise record for the second-best start to the season. the Yankees have the second-best winning percentage in the majors.
|Zack Cozart, 2B||Brett Gardner, CF|
|Mike Trout, CF||Aaron Judge, DH|
|Andrelton Simmons, SS||Giancarlo Stanton, RF|
|Shohei Ohtani, DH||Gary Sanchez, C|
|Luis Valbuena, 1B||Didi Gregorius, SS|
|Ian Kinsler, 2B||Aaron Hicks, CF|
|Martin Maldonado, C||Greg Bird, 1B|
|Kole Calhoun, RF||Miguel Andujar, 3B|
|Chris Young, LF||Neil Walker, 2B|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
Masahiro Tanaka (5-2, 4.95 ERA) will get the start for New York in the series finale. Tanaka earned the win his last time out despite allowing four runs -- including two home runs -- against the Rangers on May 21.
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Who is starting for the Angels?
Garrett Richards (4-3, 3.31 ERA), who is pitching in place of Shohei Ohtani. Richards allowed one run in five innings against the Blue Jays on Tuesday, but has historically struggled against the Yankees. He as n 8.10 ERA in six appearances against the Yankees in his career.