The Yankees acquired the ALDS off to an ideal begin final night time with a Recreation One victory over the Rays. The offense acquired Tampa Bay starter Blake Snell for 4 runs and finally put issues away with an enormous ninth inning. Gerrit Cole additionally battled by not having his finest stuff to place in a fairly strong outing.
There are all kinds of fine stats about groups who win the primary recreation of a sequence, however there’s nonetheless lots of work left to do, they usually can do lots of it tonight in Recreation Two.
On the mound for the Yankees would be the topic of one of many Yankees extra intriguing choices in current memort, Deivi García. The 21-year previous is making his postseason debut with the Yankees opting to avoid wasting Masahiro Tanaka for both a vital or doable clinching Recreation Three. It’s little bit of a raffle, however the rookie definitely has the stuff to place in efficiency. He didn’t face the Rays within the common season.
Right here’s the remainder of the lineup, together with Clint Frazier retaining his place after his house run in Recreation One.
Tyler Glasnow might be on the mound for Tampa Bay. He confronted the Yankees 3 times in 2020. Two went in his favor, however was knocked out within the third inning within the different.
Right here’s what the Rays might be operating out behind him:
The right way to Watch
Time: 8:10 p.m. EST
Location: Petco Park, San Diego, California
Radio: ESPN Radio, WFAN 660/101.9 FM, WADO 1280 (local listings)