Right-hander Freddy Gracia toes the rubber in today’s tilt against the Angels. In his last outing vs. the Red Sox, Garcia went 6 2/3 innings, allowing one run on six hits while striking out five for the win.
Rodriguez at DH; Stewart catching.
Right-hander Jerome Williams (6-5, 4.46 ERA) is on the mound for the Angels.
New York Yankees (53-33)
Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Nick Swisher RF
Raul Ibanez LF
Eric Chavez 3B
Chris Stewart C
Pitching: RHP Freddy Garcia (3-2, 5.23 ERA)
Game Time: 1:05 p.m. EST. at Yankee Stadium
Radio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280
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