The SWB Yankees start the International League playoffs tonight against Pawtucket. Here is how they have their starters lined up for the best-of-five series.
Tonight at Pawtucket: Chase Wright
Thursday at Pawtucket: Ian Kennedy
Friday at Scranton: Kei Igawa
Saturday at Scranton (if needed): Phil Hughes
Sunday at Scranton (if needed): Victor Zambrano
Chad Jennings has a complete breakdown on his terrific blog. If you aren’t reading Chad’s stuff on the AAA team, you really should be. So get on it.
Trenton starts the Eastern League playoffs tonight as well. Here is how they line up:
Tonight at Trenton: Eric Hacker
Thursday at Trenton: Jeff Marquez
Friday at Portland: Jason Jones
Saturday at Portland (if needed): George Kontos
Sunday at Trenton (if needed): Christian Garcia
Follow Trenton in the postseason on Mike Ashmore’s blog. He does a great job as well.
Yankee fans are lucky to have Chad and Mike covering the AAA and AA teams. We’ve learned a lot more about the prospects than we ever have before thanks to them.
Interesting that the Yankees and Red Sox are facing each other in the AAA and AA playoffs.