The Yankees open a quick two-game series against the Blue Jays in Toronto on Tuesday night at 7:07 p.m.
The Yankees are 3-1 on their current road trip... If the Yankees win on Tuesday night, they will be 21 games over .500, which would tie a season-high. The Yankees have reached 20 games over .500 within their first 56 games for just the second time in their last 60 years... The Yankees are 11-1 in their last 13 completed series.
|Brett Gardner, LF||Teoscar Hernandez, LF|
|Giancarlo Stanton, RF||Yangervis Solarte, 3B|
|Greg Bird, 1B||Justin Smoak, 1B|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Kendrys Morales, DH|
|Didi Gregorius, SS||Kevin Pillar, CF|
|Aaron Hicks, CF||Russell Martin, C|
|Miguel Andujar, 3B||Randal Grichuk, RF|
|Tyler Austin, DH||Aledmys Diaz, SS|
|Gleyber Torres, 2B||Devon Travis, 2B|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
LHP CC Sabathia (3.73 ERA/4.62 FIP, 1.26 WHIP in 50 innings across 10 starts), who earned a no-decision in his last start after allowing three earned runs on eight hits in five innings against the Astros. Sabathia has not completed more than five innings since May 4 when he tossed six scoreless innings against the Indians. Sabathia has allowed 10 earned runs in his last two starts.
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Who is starting for the Blue Jays?
Marco Estrada (5.68 ERA/5.21 FIP, 1.46 WHIP in 58.2 innings across 11 starts), who is 2-1 with a 4.13 ERA at home this season. ... Fiers allowed one run and seven hits in 5 2/3 innings in his last outing against the Los Angeles Angels last Wednesday. ... He allowed six runs (five earned) and eight hits in 5 2/3 innings when he faced the Yankees on April 13
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More Yankees notes
Opponents have a .180 batting average with RISP against Yankees pitchers in the last 22 games... The Yankees have scored the most runs per game this season (5.61) and have hit the most home runs per game (1.65).... the Yankees are 28-4 this season when they score first...Gleyber Torres leads MLB rookies with 10 homers and 28 RBI and is third among rookies with a .307 batting average.