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Game 112: Yankees at White Sox

Posted by: Chad Jennings - Posted in Misc on Aug 06, 2013 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

YANKEES (57-54)
Brett Gardner CF
Alfonso Soriano LF
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Vernon Wells RF
Jayson Nix 3B
Eduardo Nunez SS
David Adams 1B
Austin Romine C

RHP Hiroki Kuroda (10-6, 2.38)
Kuroda vs. White Sox

WHITE SOX (41-69)
Alejandro De Aza LF
Alexi Ramirez SS
Alex Rios RF
Adam Dunn DH
Paul Konerko 1B
Conor Gillaspie 3B
Gordon Beckham 2B
Jordan Danks CF
Josh Phegley C

LHP Chris Sale (6-11, 2.92)
Sale vs. Yankees

TIME/TV: 8:10 p.m., My9

WEATHER: Temperatures in the high 70s. No real chance of rain.

UMPIRES: HP Alan Porter, 1B Greg Gibson, 2B Jerry Layne, 3B Hunter Wendelstedt

ACTIVATED: With David Adams promoted to the big leagues, utility man Addison Maruszak has been activated from the Triple-A disabled list. Maruszak’s had a nice season while playing basically every position but pitcher and catcher.

GRAND PLANS: Curtis Granderson and his Grand Kids Foundation will host the inaugural Grand Kids Little League All-Star Game at the Lansing Sports Complex in Lansing, Ill. on Thursday. Festivities began on Monday at U.S. Cellular Field as Granderson welcomed 36 Little Leaguers, ages 10-12, from Lansing and Lynwood, Ill., for a pre-game meet-and-greet.

CENSUS BUREAU: With Alex Rodriguez playing on Monday, the Yankees have used 48 players this season (18 pitchers, 3 catchers, 16 infielders, 10 outfielders, 1 DH), exceeding their total from all of last year (45 in 2012: 22 pitchers, 3 catchers, 10 infielders, 10 outfielders). The Yankees last used as many players in 2011 (also 48). The franchise record is 51, accomplished twice (2008 and 2005).




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