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New York Yankees
Boston Red Sox
Tampa Bay Rays
The Yankees will send Hiroki Kuroda to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Boston Red Sox (63-78). In his last outing against the Tampa Bay Rays, Kuroda lasted only six innings, allowing four runs on eight hits while striking out three for the win.
Left-hander Jon Lester (9-11, 4.99 ERA) is on the mound for the Red Sox.
New York Yankees (79-61)
Derek Jeter SS
Nick Swisher RF
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Russell Martin C
Steve Pearce 1B
Curtis Granderson CF
Andruw Jones LF
Jayson Nix 3B
Pitching: RHP Hiroki Kuroda (13-10, 3.14 ERA)
Game Time: 7:10 p.m. EST. at Fenway Park
TV: MY9, MLBN
Radio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280
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First Pitch: Tuesday 7:10, Wednesday 7:10, Thursday 7:10
Arms: Tuesday: Hiroki Kuroda, RHP (13-10, 3.14 ERA) vs. Jon Lester , LHP (9-11, 4.99 ERA)
Wednesday: David Phelps, RHP (3-4, 3.55 ERA) vs. Aaron Cook, RHP (3-9, 5.17 ERA)
Thursday: Phil Hughes, RHP (14-12, 4.13 ERA) vs. Felix Doubront, LHP (10-8, 5.21 ERA)
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