The Yankees (43-35) play the second game of their three-game set against the Astros (54-27) at Minute Maid Park in Houston on Saturday at 7:15 p.m.
|Brett Gardner, LF||George Springer, RF|
|Jacoby Ellsbury, CF||Jose Altuve, 2B|
|Gary Sanchez, DH||Carlos Correa, SS|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Evan Gattis, C|
|Chase Headley, 3B||Carlos Beltran, DH|
|Ronald Torreyes, 2B||Marwin Gonzalez, LF|
|Austin Romine, C||Yuli Gurriel, 1B|
|Chris Carter, 1B||Alex Bregman, 3B|
|Clint Frazier, RF||Jake Marisnick, CF|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
LHP Jordan Montgomery (6-4, 3.53 ERA), who picked up his fourth straight victory with a seven-inning gem against the White Sox last time out where he allowed just one run. He was charged with four runs in eight hits against the Astros in six innings against the Astros on May 12.
Who is starting for the Astros?
RHP Francis Martes (2-0, 5.51 ERA), who went just two innings in his last start against the Mariners, allowing two runs on two hits and four walks. He has yet to pitch more than 5 2/3 innings through four major league starts.