The Yankees play the second game of a doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers on Monday at 7:10 p.m. at Comerica Park.
The Yankees, who won Game 1 of the doubleheader 7-4, have won five games in a row and six of their past seven. ... They scored six runs in the fourth inning while Luis Severino struck out 10 batters in eight innings. ... The Tigers have lost back-to-back games following a four-game winning streak. ... Prior to Game 2, the Yankees activated RHP Adam Warren off the disabled list and optioned RHP Tommy Kahnle to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
|Brett Gardner, CF||Jeimer Candelario, 3B|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Nicholas Castellanos, RF|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Miguel Cabrera, 1B|
|Giancarlo Stanton, DH||Victor Martinez, DH|
|Gleyber Torres, SS||Niko Goodrum, SS|
|Miguel Andujar, 3B||Leonys Martin, CF|
|Neil Walker, 2B||James McCann, C|
|Tyler Austin, 1B||Ronny Rodriguez, 2B|
|Clint Frazier, LF||Victor Reyes, LF|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Domingo German (0-3, 5.45 ERA), who is 0-2 with a 9.42 ERA in three starts since throwing six no-hit innings in his first start with the Yankees. ... German allowed four runs (three earned), five hits and two walks in 5 2/3 innings in last Monday's 5-1 loss to the Houston Astros. ... Including his relief appearances, German has a 5.06 ERA and 1.22 WHIP in three road games (one start), while he has a 5.63 ERA and a 1.38 WHIP in six games (three starts) at Yankee Stadium.
Who is starting for the Tigers?
RHP Mike Fiers (4-3, 4.45 ERA), who is 2-1 with a 4.13 ERA at home this season. ... Fiers allowed one run and seven hits in 5 2/3 innings in his last outing against the Los Angeles Angels last Wednesday. ... He allowed six runs (five earned) and eight hits in 5 2/3 innings when he faced the Yankees on April 13.
More Yankees notes
Rookie second baseman Gleyber Torres has a .317/.380/.602 batting line this season with 10 home runs and 28 RBIs, including a solo home run in Game 1. ... Torres has a .321 batting average, six home runs and 16 RBIs on the road, while he has a .313 batting average with four home runs and 12 RBIs at home. ... New York is 2-0 against the Tigers this season. The two teams don't meet again until they play a four-game series at Yankee Stadium from Aug. 30 to Sept. 2.