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And here are the pitching matchups for Yankees vs Rangers:
Game 1: Tonight @ 7:05 PM | TV: YES/ESPN2 | Radio: WCBS
RHP David Phelps (2-3, 2.42) vs. RHP Ryan Dempster (1-0, 6.35)
Game 2: Tuesday @ 7:05 PM | TV: MY9/MLBN | Radio: WCBS
RHP Hiroki Kuroda (10-8, 3.24) vs. LHP M...
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