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Yankees, Rays lineups Tuesday | Aaron Hicks benched; DJ LeMahieu still out

Yankees, Rays lineups Tuesday | Aaron Hicks benched; DJ LeMahieu still out

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays begin a three-game series on Monday night at Yankee Stadium.

First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. Amazon Prime will televise the game.


The pitching matchup is Yankees left-hander Nestor Cortes (9-3, 2.67) versus Ray lefty Jeffrey Springs (4-3, 2.56)

The Yankees’ lineup is missing DJ LeMahieu for the third game in a row due to a sore toe and Aaron Hicks, who was benched the day after his nightmarish game in Monday night’s 4-0 series-opening loss to Tampa Bay.

Here is the Yankees’ lineup:

1. Gleyber Torres, 2B

2. Aaron Judge, CF

3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B

4. Josh Donaldson, 3B

5. Jose Trevino, C

6. Andrew Benintendi, LF

7. Miguel Andujar, DH

8. Isiah Kiner-Falefa, SS

9. Marwin Gonzalez, RF

Nestor Cortes, LHP

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Here is the Rays’ lineup:

1. Yandy Diaz, 3B

2. Isaac Paredes, 1B

3. Harold Ramirez, DH

4. Randy Arozarena, RF

5. Christian Bethancourt, C

6. Jose Siri, CF

7. Taylor Walls, SS

8. Yu Chang, 2B

9. Roman Quinn, LF

Jeffrey Springs, LHP

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