Daily Archives: June 16, 2013

Game 69 Lineup: Yankees @ Angels

It’s the series finale vs. the Angels and the West Coast Road-trip  Today’s matchup doesn’t look so promising for the Yanks as they’ll face Jered Weaver. Here’s your lineup.

Brett Gardner CF
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Robinson Cano 2B
Travis Hafner DH
Vernon Wells LF
Lyle Overbay 1B
Jayson Nix 3B
Reid Brignac SS
Chris Stewart C

CC Sabathia LHP

Morning Bits

Good Morning Everyone!

The Yankees suffered their fifth straight loss last night at the hands of the Angels by a score of 6-2.

The Yankees managed only five hits while pitcher David Phelps allowed nine hits and four earned runs over six innings.

Today’s game concludes the Yankees’ marathon West Coast Trip.  Game time is 3:35 ET and will be broadcast by YES.

Now on to today’s news links:

Andy McCullough of The Star-Ledger writes about Mark Teixeira’s wrist and looming doctor visit.

Bill Baer of NBCSports.com has the facts and figures about the huge drops in ratings and attendance this year for the Yankees.

Scott Miller of CBSSPORTS.com says the Yankees are just another team now.

Have a great day everyone!