The New York Yankees go for their sixth straight win when they open a three-game series with the Cincinnati Reds on Monday at 7:10 p.m. ET at Great American Ball Park.
|Brett Gardner, LF||Billy Hamilton, CF|
|Aaron Hicks, RF||Zack Cozart, SS|
|Matt Holliday, 1B||Joey Votto, 1B|
|Jacoby Ellsbury, CF||Adam Duvall, LF|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Eugenio Suarez, 3B|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Scott Schebler, RF|
|Chase Headley, 3B||Jose Peraza, 2B|
|Ronald Torreyes, 2B||Tucker Barnhart, C|
|Masahiro Tanaka, P||Rookie Davis, P|
Who's pitching for the Yankees:
Masahiro Tanaka (4-1, 4.46 ERA) looks to win his fifth straight start. He is 4-0 with a 2.51 ERA with 18 strikeouts in 28 2/3 innings in his last four outings, including a three-hit shutout of the Boston Red Sox on April 27. In three road starts this year, Tanaka is 1-1 with a 5.40 ERA.
Who's pitching for the Reds:
Rookie Davis (1-1, 7.36 ERA) is coming off his best major-league outing in his first year, throwing five scoreless innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on May 3. The 24-year-old righthander went 0-1 with an 11.17 ERA in three starts in April.