The Yankees will send right-hander, Phil Hughes, to the mound today in the rubber match against the Baltimore Orioles. In his last start against the Blue Jays, Hughes went seven strong innings, allowing one run on four hits while striking out five for the win.
Curtis Granderson (tight right hamstring) is not in today’s lineup. Jeter at DH; Dickerson to man center.
Right-hander Chris Tillman (7-2, 3.26 ERA) is on the mound for Baltimore.
New York Yankees (76-56)
Derek Jeter DH
Nick Swisher 1B
Robinson Cano 2B
Eric Chavez 3B
Raul Ibanez RF
Russell Martin C
Ichiro Suzuki LF
Chris Dickerson CF
Jayson Nix SS
Pitching: RHP Phil Hughes (13-11, 4.02 ERA)
Game Time: 1:05 p.m. EST. at Yankee Stadium
TV: YES, TBS
Radio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280
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