The Yankees were set to open their three-game series with the Royals on Friday, but Mother Nature had other plans.
Over an hour before first pitch was scheduled, the Yankees and Royals announced that Friday's game had been postponed. The two teams will play a split doubleheader on Saturday.
Tonight's game in Kansas City has been postponed. It has been rescheduled for tomorrow (Saturday) as the nightcap to a split doubleheader, with Game 1 scheduled for 2:15p ET and Game 2 scheduled for 8:15p ET.- New York Yankees (@Yankees) May 24, 2019
The Yankees had planned on using RHP Chad Green as an opener tonight, with LHP J.A. Happ set to pitch tomorrow.