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Sliding Into Home:
New York Yankees
Regular Season Game 116
YANKEES vs RANGERS
First Pitch: 7:05 PM | TV: MY9/MLBN | Radio: WCBS
Here are the lineups:
Derek Jeter DH
Nick Swisher RF
Mark Teixeira 1B
Robinson Cano 2B
Andruw Jones LF
Curtis Granderson CF
Casey McGehee 3B
Russell Martin C
Jasyon Nix SS
RHP Hiroki Kuroda (10-8, 3.24 ERA)
Ian Kinsler 2B
Elvis Andrus SS
Josh Hamilton CF
Adrian Beltre 3B
Nelson Cruz RF
Michael Young 1B
David Murphy LF
Luis Martinez C
Mitch Moreland DH
LHP Matt Harrison (13-6, 3.31 ERA)
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