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Yankees lineup vs. Mariners Monday: Anthony Rizzo out, Jameson Taillon vs. Logan Gilbert (8/8/22)

Yankees lineup vs. Mariners Monday: Anthony Rizzo out, Jameson Taillon vs. Logan Gilbert (8/8/22)

SEATTLE — Here is the New York Yankees’ lineup vs. the Seattle Mariners at T-Mobile Park on Monday, Aug. 8, 2022.

First pitch is scheduled for 10:10 p.m. Yankees righty Jameson Taillon (10-2, 3.96 ERA) will face Mariners righty Logan Gilbert (10-4, 3.09 ERA).


1. DJ LeMahieu, 1B

2. Aaron Judge, RF

3. Matt Carpenter, DH

4. Josh Donaldson, 3B

5. Gleyber Torres, 2B

6. Andrew Benintendi, LF

7. Jose Trevino, C

8. Isiah Kiner-Falefa, SS

9. Aaron Hicks, CF

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LEMACHINE: INF DJ LeMahieu tied his season high with 3H on Sunday at St. Louis, going 3-for-6 with 2R, 2 doubles, 1HR and 1RBI…recorded at least three extra-base hits in a game for just the fifth time in his career (first since 9/16/20 vs. Toronto).

  • Has reached base in 36 of his last 37 starts (since 6/21), batting .338/.467/.500 (50-for-148) with 35R, 6 doubles, 6HR, 16RBI, 35BB, 1HP and 3SB in that span…has reached base in 43 of his last 46 starts since 6/9.
  • Has reached base at least three times in 26 games this season, tied for the most such games in the AL and tied for the fourth-most in the Majors.
  • Since 6/21, ranks second in the Majors in OBP (.468, first in AL) and walks (36, first in AL) and seventh in BA (.338, third in AL).
  • Has reached base multiple times in 21 of his last 26 starts.
  • Has reached base multiple times in 53-of-99 games this year.
  • His 60BB this year are the second-most in the AL and tied for the third-most in the Majors…also ranks third in the AL and sixth in the Majors in OBP this season (.393).
  • Has multiple hits in five of his last eight games and six of his last 10 games.

SEA-ING CLEARLY: The Yankees have won their last 10 series at T-Mobile Park (since 9/12/11)…according to Elias, matches the Yankees’ longest road series winning streak against any opponent in franchise history…the Yankees also won 10 straight road series against the Boston Red Sox from 5/16/30-4/22/33.

  • Their 23-6 (.793) record since 2012 is the best by any team at any stadium in that span (min. 15G).

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