Yankees Vs. Reds : New York Falls, 5-2, In Series Finale

The Yankees lost their three game inter-league series with the Cincinnati Reds, 2-1, after a 5-2 loss on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.

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Yankees (21-19) Vs. Cincinnati Reds (20-19): Preview, Game Time, TV, Probable Pitchers

The New York Yankees and Cincinnati Reds will conclude a three-game, inter-league series Sunday, as CC Sabathia opposes Johnny Cueto at Yankee Stadium (1:05 p.m. ET on YES Network). The winner of the finale will take the set, as New York (21-19) earned a victory in Game 1, while the Reds (20-19) won Game 2 on Saturday.

Sabathia (5-1, 3.77 ERA) will be looking to put together a bonce-back outing, as he last start against the Baltimore Orioles (six inning allowing four runs) was his first loss in five starts.

Meanwhile, Cueto (4-1, 1.89 ERA) is in the same boat as he was torched for six runs (five earned) in just four innings on Tuesday. Before that, has has been outstanding his his previous three starts allowing just three runs in 23 innings.


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Cincinnati Reds
@ New York Yankees

Sunday, May 20, 2012, 1:05 PM EDT
Yankee Stadium

Johnny Cueto vs CC Sabathia

Sunny. Winds blowing in from right field at 5-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 75.

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Stay tuned to this storystream for previews, updates and more from the Yankees' interleague series. Pinstripe Alley has you covered for all of your New York Yankees news and analysis. If you're a Cincinnati Reds fan, check out Reds Reporter.

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Yankees Vs. Reds Final Score: Yankees Defeat Reds 4-0 Behind Strong Outing By Pettitte

The New York Yankees defeated the Cincinnati Reds4-0 Friday night, winning game one of their three game interleague series. Andy Pettitte pitched eight strong innings for the Yankees, giving up only four hits. The 39-year-old lefty showed good form, with his fastball reaching 90 mph, and his cutter and curve both looking sharp. He struck out nine batters and walked only one over 115 pitches.

The Yankees offense came in the form of one in the fourth on an RBI ground out by Alex Rodriguez, and home runs by Robinson Cano and Raul Ibanez in the bottom of the eighth added three more runs. Curtis Granderson went 2-for-4 on the night. With the win the Yankees improve to 21-18 and snap a three-game losing streak. They face Cincinnati again on Saturday afternoon, with the first pitch at 1:05 p.m.

Stay tuned to this storystream for previews, updates and more from the Yankees' interleague series. Pinstripe Alley has you covered for all of your New York Yankees news and analysis. If you're a Cincinnati Reds fan, check out Reds Reporter.


Current Series

Yankees lead the series 1-0

Fri 05/18 WP: Andy Pettitte (1 - 1)
LP: Bronson Arroyo (2 - 2)
4 - 0 win

Cincinnati Reds
@ New York Yankees

Saturday, May 19, 2012, 1:05 PM EDT
Yankee Stadium

Homer Bailey vs Ivan Nova

Mostly sunny. Winds blowing in from left field at 5-10 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 80.

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