The Yankees start a four-game series with AL Central-leading Indians on Thursday at 7:10 p.m. in Cleveland.
The Yankees enter their final series before the All-Star break. They play the Mets after the mid-Summer classic. ... The Yankees have the second-best record in the league, behind the Red Sox. ... Tonight, two of the league's pitchers with 12 or more wins will face off, as Luis Severino and Corey Kluber duel.
|Brett Gardner, LF||Francisco Lindor, SS|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Michael Brantley, LF|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Jose Ramirez, 3B|
|Giancarlo Stanton, DH||Edwin Encarnacion, DH|
|Aaron Hicks, CF||Yonder Alonso, 1B|
|Greg Bird, 1B||Jason Kipnis, 2B|
|Miguel Andujar, 3B||Tyler Naquin, RF|
|Austin Romine, C||Yan Gomes, C|
|Neil Walker, 2B||Allen Greg, CF|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Luis Severino (2.12 ERA/2.48 FIP, 0.96 WHIP), who earned a win against the Blue Jays in his last start, giving up three runs on five hits in five innings with five strikeouts.
In his last seven starts, Severino is 6-1 with a 1.79 ERA and 51 strikeouts in 45.1 innings.
Who is starting for the Indians?
RHP Corey Kluber (2.49 ERA/3.31 FIP, 0.88 WHIP), who