Here is tonight’s starting lineup via Pete Abe:
SS Derek Jeter – “I hear he’s about to break some record or something”
RF Nick Swisher
1B Mark Teixeira
3B Alex Rodriguez
DH Hideki Matsui
C Jorge Posada
2B Robinson Cano
LF Melky Cabrera
CF Brett Gardner
And on the mound, Andy Pettitte
Yankees to remember 9/11
There is supposed to be a ceremony before the game remembering September 11, 2001.
Johnny Damon hurting
Johnny’s back is “locked up”, but it doesn’t sound too serious.
David Robertson may return sooner than originally thought
Robertson saw Dr. Andrews the other day, and was told rest should heal his troubled elbow, and he could return before September ends.
No matter your feelings on George Bush, this was a touching moment.