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 ParkTV: MY9, MLBNRadio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280
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