The Yankees finish up their series with the Blue Jays on Sunday at 1:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
The Yankees are 6-4 on their 11-game homestand, which ends today. They are also 9-4 in their last 13 games. ...If the Yankees win today, they will be at 32 games over .500 for the first time this season. They've flirted with this mark in the past, but haven't been able to obtain it.
|Russell Martin, 3B||Aaron Hicks, CF|
|Devon Travis, 2B||Giancarlo Stanton, DH|
|Randal Grichuk, RF||Miguel Andujar, 3B|
|Kendrys Morales, 1B||Didi Gregorius, SS|
|Kevin Pillar, CF||Gleyber Torres, 2B|
|Teoscar Hernandez, DH||Greg Bird, 1B|
|Danny Jansen, C||Kyle Higashioka, C|
|Aledmys Diaz, SS||Shane Robinson, RF|
|Billy McKinney, LF||Brett Gardner, LF|
Who is starting for the Yankees?
LHP J.A. Happ (3.86 ERA/3.95 FIP, 1.11 WHIP in 133 innings), who had another quality start for the Yanks last time out. He allowed just one hit and no runs while striking out four and walking four over seven innings.
Happ has gone at least six innings in each of his three starts with the Yankees, and he has only allowed four earned runs during that span.
Who is starting for the Blue Jays?
LHP Ryan Borucki (3.29 ERA/3.18 FIP, 1.46 WHIP in 52 innings), who took a no-decision in his last start. He allowed four runs on six hits while walking four and striking out one over four innings.
Since his start where he threw eight innings, allowing just one unearned run, Borucki has not made it past the fifth. Borucki does worse in away starts, owning a 4.00 ERA compared to a 2.52 at Rogers Centre.
More Yankees notes
Since Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez hit the DL, Miguel Andujar is hitting .321/.345/679 with eight homers and 22 RBI. ... Aaron Hicks has walked in eight of his last 10 games. He leads the Majors with 25 walks since the All-Star break. ...The Yankees have won all six starts Happ and Lance Lynn have tossed this season.