The Yankees (39-18) look to sweep a quick two-game set with the Blue Jays (26-34) at Rogers Centre on Wednesday night at 7:07 p.m.
The Yankees own the MLB's best win percentage (.684). ...New York is 14-9 against AL East opponents this season. ...The Yankees beat the Blue Jays on Tuesday night thanks in part to Miguel Andujar launching his first career grand slam over the left field fence. Aaron Hicks added a three-run bomb in the eighth to give the Yanks a comfortable 7-2 lead.
|Brett Gardner, CF||Curtis Granderson, RF|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Yangervis Solarte, 3B|
|Greg Bird, 1B||Teoscar Hernandez, LF|
|Giancarlo Stanton, LF||Justin Smoak, 1B|
|Gary Sanchez, DH||Kendrys Morales, DH|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Kevin Pillar, CF|
|Miguel Andujar, 3B||Russell Martin, C|
|Austine Romine, C||Devon Travis, 2B|
|Gleyber Torres, 2B||Aledmys Diaz, SS|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Sonny Gray (5.50 ERA/4.68 FIP, 1.60 WHIP in 55.2 innings over 11 starts), who earned the win in his last start against the Orioles. Gray allowed just a solo homer on fourt hits while striking out six and walking none over six innings.
Gray owns a 3.67 ERA on the road in five starts this season. He also owns a 3.09 ERA against the Blue Jays in his career.
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Who is starting for the Blue Jays?
RHP Sam Gaviglio (3.32 ERA/4.17 FIP, 1.02 WHIP in 21.2 innings across five appearances), who took the loss in his last start against the Red Sox. He allowed four earned on seven hits while striking out four and walking none over six innings.
Gaviglio will make his fourth start of the season for the Blue Jays since transitioning over from the bullpen. In 12 innings on the road this season, he owns a high 5.25 ERA
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More Yankees notes
The Yankees have come from behind in each of their last six wins. ...They are 14-5 in their last 19 road games. ...The Yankees lead the Majors in runs (327), home runs (96), SLG (.470), OPS (.808) and walks (231) this season. ...Didi Gregorius is hitting .321 with two RBI over his last seven games.