The Yankees will look to continue their success against the Mariners in the second installment of a four-game series on Tuesday at 6:35 p.m. from Yankee Stadium.
Following an off day, Gleyber Torres is back at shortstop. He's batting sixth. ... The Yankees managed seven runs Monday, despite the middle of their lineup -- Gary Sanchez, Miguel Andújar and Clint Frazier -- going a combined 0-for-12. Frazier is making his fourth appearance in right field Tuesday. ... Given an opportunity with the rash of injuries, Gio Urshela has been a bright spot. Following two more hits and an RBI on Tuesday, he's batting .352/.420/.493 on the season.
|Dee Gordon, 2B||DJ LeMahieu, 2B|
|Mitch Haniger, CF||Luke Voit, 1B|
|Daniel Vogelbach, DH||Gary Sanchez, C|
|Edwin Encarnación, 1B||Miguel Andújar, DH|
|Domingo Santana, LF||Clint Frazier, RF|
|Jay Bruce, RF||Gleyber Torres, SS|
|Tim Beckham, SS||Gio Urshela, 3B|
|Ryon Healy, 3B||Cameron Maybin, LF|
|Tom Murphy, C||Brett Gardner, CF|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Masahiro Tanaka (2-3, 3.92 ERA), who will be happy to be pitching in the familiar confines of Yankee Stadium again. He was on the receiving end of two losses on New York's most recent road trip. In those two outings, Tanaka surrendered eight earned runs over 9 2/3 innings.
Who is starting for the Mariners?
LHP Marco Gonzales (5-1, 3.28 ERA) is coming off his worst start of the season, as the Cubs roughed him up for six runs -- three earned -- on May 1. He's still yet to allow more than three earned in a start this season and he wrapped up April with a 2.80 ERA through seven starts.
Rookie Yusei Kikuchi will square off against Jonathan Loaisiga in the third matchup of the four game series in the Bronx. First pitch is set for 6:35 p.m.