Game 68: The Rubber Game Thread

The west coast road trip is finally over! Hooray!

Here are your lineups (you’ll notice that Mark Teixeira is back).

YANKEES
Brett Gardner LF
Derek Jeter SS
Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Mark Teixeira 1B
Brian McCann C
Carlos Beltran DH
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Yangervis Solarte 2B
Kelly Johnson 3B

ATHLETICS
Coco Crisp CF
Craig Gentry LF
Yoenis Cespedes DH
Derek Norris C
Jed Lowrie SS
Josh Donaldson 3B
Brandon Moss RF
Kyle Blanks 1B
Nick Punto 2B

The pitching matchup is Vidal Nuno vs. Jesse Chavez.

Enjoy!

Stacey is co-Editor-in-Chief of It's About The Money, co-host of the It's About The Money, Stupid podcast and is a monthly contributor to ESPN's SweetSpot Blog. She is a former contributor at Aerys Sports and High Heat Stats. She has contributed to group projects at Baseball: Past And Present and the Hall of Stats. Her work has appeared in USA Today's Sports Weekly and most recently, she wrote four pieces for Derek Jeter: Celebrating the Yankees' Captain Clutch, a magazine printed by i5 Publishing.