Daily Archives: June 18, 2013

Game 70 Lineup: Dodgers vs. Yankees

Welcome home Don Mattingly to Yankee Stadium. Now, let’s give Mattingly a proper welcome, shall we? Here is the lineup.

Brett Gardner CF
Jayson Nix SS
Robinson Cano 2B
Vernon Wells LF
Thomas Neal DH
Ichiro Suzuki RF
David Adams 3B
Lyle Overbay 1B
Chris Stewart C

Phil Hughes RHP

Some Notes:

Mark Teixeira has been placed on the 15-day DL. Yankees have recalled RHP Adam Warren–AND they called up OF Zolio Almonte. Chris Bootcheck has been DFA’d.

Morning Bits

Good morning everyone!

After a travel day back to New York the Yankees will kick off a nine game home stand at Yankee Stadium tonight against the Dodgers.

Game time is at 7:05 PM ET and WWOR will broadcast the game.

Phil Hughes(3-5, 4.89 ERA) will face Hyun-Jin Ryu(6-2, 2.85 ERA).

Here are today’s news links:

Dayn Perry of CBSSPORTS.com says Yankee GM Brian Cashman is leaning towards putting Mark Teixeira on the DL again.

Bryan Hoch of MLB.com has this article about Cashman saying that he isn’t counting on Kevin Youkilis to return this year.

George A. King III of the New York Post reports that Cashman isn’t happy about Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long’s comments to the media about Mark Teixeira’s condition.

Have a great day everyone!