The Yankees continue their three-game series with the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday at 1:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees are 5-4 on their season-long 11-game homestand. ... Giancarlo Stanton hit his 31st HR of the season on Friday vs. Toronto. ... has six home runs in his last 11 game. ... Friday's 7-5 win in seven innings marked the Yankees' first rain-shortened game since 2014.
|Billy McKinney, LF||Brett Gardner, LF|
|Devon Travis, 2B||Giancarlo Stanton, DH|
|Curtis Granderson, DH||Aaron Hicks, CF|
|Justin Smoak, 1B||Didi Gregorius, SS|
|Kevin Pillar, CF||Miguel Andujar, 3B|
|Teoscar Hernandez, RF||Gleyber Torres, 2B|
|Danny Jansen, C||Greg Bird, 1B|
|Aledmys Diaz, 3B||Neil Walker, RF|
|Richard Urena, SS||Austin Romine, C|
Who is starting for the Blue Jays?
RHP Sean Reid-Foley (0-1, 5.40 ERA), who made his major league debut against the Royals. He gave up three runs on six hits in five innings with three strikeouts and three walks.
Who is starting for the Yankees?
RHP Luis Severino (15-6, 3.27 ERA), who gave up four runs in four innings in his last start against the Mets.
After throwing six scoreless innings against the Red Sox on July 1, Severino's ERA was at 1.98. Now, after a string of disappointing starts, Severino's ERA has been raised to 3.27.
More Yankees notes
Yankees batters hit two home runs on Fri. vs. Toronto, snapping a four-game streak with one-or-zero. ... Miguel Andujar leads MLB rookies and is tied for sixth overall in the Majors in doubles. ... Through 63 home gates, the Yankees lead the AL in total home attendance (2,729,732) and average attendance per home gate (43,329).
The Yankees and Blue Jays finish their series on Sunday at 1:05 p.m. with J.A. Happ against Ryan Borucki.