The New York Yankees look to sweep their doubleheader against the Houston Astros when they play Game 2 on Sunday at 7:38 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
|George Springer, CF||Brett Gardner, LF|
|Josh Reddick, RF||Gary Sanchez, C|
|Jose Altuve, 2B||Matt Holliday, DH|
|Carlos Correa, SS||Starlin Castro, 2B|
|Carlos Beltran, DH||Aaron Judge, RF|
|Brian McCann, C||Didi Gregorius, SS|
|Yuli Gurriel, 1B||Aaron Hicks, CF|
|Alex Bregman, 3B||Chris Carter, 1B|
|Jake Marisnick, LF||Ronald Torreyes, 3B|
Who's pitching for the Yankees:
Masahiro Tanaka (5-1, 4.36 ERA) looks to win his sixth start in a row after giving up four runs (three earned) in seven innings against the Cincinnati Reds last Monday. Tanaka, 28, has pitched into the seventh inning in each of his last five starts, recording a 2.78 ERA and holding batters to a .237 batting average in that span. He is 3-0 with a 3.66 ERA in three starts at home this year.
Who's pitching for the Astros:
Charlie Morton (4-2, 3.63 ERA) seeks to win his fourth straight start. He is 3-0 with a 2.89 ERA since April 28, striking out 25 batters in 18 2/3 innings. While he is 4-0 with a 2.43 ERA at home this season, Morton is 0-2 with a 7.20 ERA in two road starts.