The Yankees (86-52) will finish their series with the Athletics (83-56) on Wednesday night at 10:05 p.m.
Yankees Game Notes
The Yankees have dropped back-to-back games but still hold the second-best record in the majors behind the Red Sox ... The Yankees are in the midst of playing 16 of 25 games against teams above .500 ... Miguel Andujar notched AL Rookie of the Month honors after hitting .320 with 10 home runs in 30 games ... Yankees players have been the recipiments of eight of the last 13 AL Rookie of the Month awards.
|Brett Gardner, LF||Ramon Laureano, CF|
|Giancarlo Stanton, DH||Matt Chapman, 3B|
|Andrew McCutchen, RF||Jed Lowrie, 2B|
|Aaron Hicks, CF||Khris Davis, DH|
|Miguel Andujar||Matt Olson, 1B|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Stephen Piscotty, RF|
|Neil Waler, 2B||Marcus Semien, SS|
|Luke Voit, 1B||Chad Pinder, LF|
|Gleyber Torres, SS||Josh Phegley, C|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Luis Severino (3.32 ERA/3.06 FIP, 1.135 WHIP in 171 innings), who is coming off a quality start against the Tigers when he allowed three runs in six innings. That outing marked the first time Severino completed at least six innings since Aug. 8.
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Who is starting for the Athletics?
RHP Mike Fiers (3.38 ERA/4.58 FIP, 1.180 WHIP in 146.2 innings), who was roughed up against the Mariners on Friday, when he allowed five runs in 3 2/3 innings, including three long balls.), who was roughed up against the Mariners on Friday, when he allowed five runs in 3 2/3 innings, including three long balls.
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More Yankees notes
The Yankees have won nine of their last 11 road games ... David Robertson, who won his eighth game of the season on Tuesday, is the first Yankee reliever to win at least eight games since Alfredo Aceves in 2009 ... Yankees pitchers combined to allow two hits on Tuesday, marking the third time this season that Yankee pitchers allowed two hits.