The Yankees (30-17, 2.0 GA in AL East) set out to continue their dominance against the Baltimore Orioles (15-33, 15.5 GB) on Wednesday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Gary Sanchez has feasted on Orioles' pitching in 2019, slamming eight home runs against Baltimore, six of which have come at Camden Yards. ... Clint Frazier bounced out of a 6-40 slump with two home runs against the Orioles on Tuesday, his seventh and eighth long balls of the season. ... DJ LeMahieu remains an absolute hitting machine for the Bronx Bombers, as his three hits last night now give him an AL-best 18 multi-hit games on the season.
|DJ LeMahieu, 3B||Hanser Alberto, 3B|
|Luke Voit, DH||Jonathan Villar, 2B|
|Gary Sanchez, C||Trey Mancini, RF|
|Kendrys Morales, 1B||Renato Núñez, DH|
|Gleyber Torres, SS||Pedro Severino, C|
|Brett Gardner, CF||Joey Rickard, LF|
|Clint Frazier, RF||Chris Davis, 1B|
|Thairo Estrada, 2B||Stevie Wilkerson, CF|
|Cameron Maybin, LF||Richie Martin, SS|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
LHP CC Sabathia (2-1, 2.97 ERA), who is coming off one of his best outings of the season, holding the Rays to just one run on six hits in six innings of work. ... Sabathia is 20-11 in his career against the O's, posting a 3.67 ERA and a 1.23 WHIP against Baltimore. ... The lefty went 1-1 with a 5.14 ERA against the Orioles in 2018.
Who is starting for the Orioles?
RHP Dan Strailey (1-3, 8.51 ERA), who failed to make it out of the fourth inning his last time out on May 16th at Cleveland. ... The Orioles have lost six of Strailey's seven starts this season, including the last five in a row. ... Straily hasn't pitched more than five innings in any of his 2019 starts.
RHP Masahiro Tanaka (3-3 3.09 ERA) takes the ball for the Yankees against RHP Dylan Bundy (2-5, 4.66 ERA) in the fourth game of the series on Thursday at 12:35 p.m.