Pitching Matchups – Yankees vs Indians
The New York Yankees (50-32) are in Cleavland to take on the Indians (44-38). The last time they faced each other was back in June, at the Cathedral in the Bronx. The Bombers took 3 of 4 from the Tribe.
Phil Hughes is back in the Yankee rotation, after spending some time on the disable list with a “dead-arm”. Hughes has not pitched for the Yankees since April 14.
The Yankees optioned Ivan Nova to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Sunday. Nova went 8-4 with a 4.12 ERA in 17 games (16 starts) with New York.
RHP A.J. Burnett (8-6, 4.05)
RHP Josh Tomlin (9-4, 3.86)
6:35 p.m., YES Network / MLB Network
LHP CC Sabathia (11-4, 3.05)
RHP Carlos Carrasco (8-4, 3.54)
7:05 p.m., YES Network
RHP Phil Hughes (0-1, 13.94)
RHP Justin Masterson (6-6, 2.85)
7:05 p.m., YES Network / ESPN
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