The Yankees (89-48, 10.0 GA in AL East) play the final leg of their three-game series against the A's (78-57, 9.0 GB in AL West, 1.0 GA for second Wild Card) on Friday at 7:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
DJ LeMahieu was the hero yesterday with a walk-off solo homer to give the Yanks a 4-3 win. ...Clint Frazier is back in the lineup after being called up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. He'll DH for the Yanks today.
|DJ LeMahieu, 3B||Marcus Semien, SS|
|Aaron Judge, RF||Matt Chapman, 3B|
|Gleyber Torres, 2B||Matt Olson, 1B|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Mark Canha, CF|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Khris Davis, DH|
|Luke Voit, 1B||Chad Pinder, RF|
|Brett Gardner, CF||Jurickson Profar, LF|
|Clint Frazier, DH||Sheldon Neuse, 2B|
|Mike Tauchman, LF||Josh Phegley, C|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
LHP J.A. Happ (11-8, 5.57 ERA), who is hoping to build off a better outing last time out against the Mariners. Happ allowed three runs on two hits while striking out seven and walking three over five innings.
Happ has been looking to get back on track, as he's vying for a postseason rotation slot this month. August wasn't his best month after allowing 20 earned runs over 24.2 innings.
Who is starting for the Athletics?
LHP Sean Manaea , who is making his first start since Aug. 24, 2018 after rehabbing a bad shoulder injury.
The Yankees and A's will continue their weekend set on Saturday afternoon at 1:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium. Domingo German (17-3, 4.03 ERA) will get the start against fellow right-hander Homer Bailey (12-8, 5.04 ERA).