Found July 19, 2012 on Bronx Pinstripes:

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Alex Rodriguez at DH; Chris Stewart behind the plate.

Right-hander A.J. Griffin (1-0, 2.63 ERA) is on the mound for the A’s.

New York Yankees (57-34)
Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Nick Swisher RF
Raul Ibanez LF
Eric Chavez 3B
Chris Stewart C

Pitching: RHP Freddy Garcia (4-2, 5.25 ERA)

Game Time: 10:05 p.m. EST. at Oakland Coliseum
TV: YES
Radio: WCBS 880, WADO 1280

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