Originally posted on Bronx Pinstripes  |  Last updated 9/2/13
Today marks the unofficial end of summer as the Yankees take on the White Sox from the Bronx this afternoon on Labor Day. After winning two of three from the Orioles, New York finds themselves three and a half games back of Tampa for the second wild card spot. Phil Hughes, who’s start was pushed back to today, will get the ball with the hopes of getting back on the right track; he hasn’t won a game since July 2. You can check out a preview of today’s game here. Chicago White Sox (56-79) Alejandro De Aza LF Gordon Beckham 2B Alexei Ramirez SS Adam Dunn 1B Paul Konerko DH Adonis Garcia CF Conor Gillaspie 3B Jordan Danks RF Josh Phegley C LHP Jose Quintana (7-4, 3.66 ERA) New York Yankees (72-64) Brett Gardner CF Derek Jeter SS Robinson Cano 2B Alfonso Soriano LF Alex Rodriguez 3B Vernon Wells DH Curtis Granderson RF Mark Reynolds 1B Austin Romine C RHP Phil Hughes (4-13, 4.91 ERA) Game Time: 1:05 pm ET – Yankee Stadium – Bronx, NY TV: YES, MLB Network Radio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280 Weather: Cloudy, 82°F 
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