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New York Yankees (42-29) At Cincinnati Reds (38-36) , 12:35 p.m.

Following Tuesday night's rainout, the New York Yankees and Cincinnati Reds will play a day-night doubleheader Wednesday at Cincinnati's Great American Ball Park. The first game will begin at 12:35 p.m. ET with Freddy Garcia (5-6) pitching for the Yankees vs. Mike Leake (6-3) of Cincinnati. Brian Gordon (0-0) will pitch the 7:10 p.m. ET nightcap for New York against Johnny Cueto (4-2) of the Reds.

The Yankees enter play on Wednesday having won nine of their last 11 games.

In the opener, the soft-tossing Garcia will try to continue his success in the sunlight. During five starts this season in day games Garcia has a 1.97 ERA. Gordon, who made the first start of his big-league career against Texas  last week at age 32 will pitch the nightcap and try to show that he deserves to stick with the Yankees for a while.


Current Series

Yankees lead the series 1-0

Mon 06/20 WP: Ivan Nova (7 - 4)
SV: Mariano Rivera
LP: Travis Wood (5 - 5)
5 - 3 win
Tue 06/21 Postponed

New York Yankees
@ Cincinnati Reds

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2011, 12:35 PM EDT
Great American Ball Park

Freddy Garcia vs Mike Leake

Mostly cloudy,rain. Winds blowing out to left field at 10-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature around .

 

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Wed 06/22 7:10 PM EDT