|New York Yankees (36-38)||Baltimore Orioles (33-43)|
|Johnny Damon DH||Brian Roberts 2B|
|Derek Jeter SS||Chris Gomez SS|
|Hideki Matsui LF||Nick Markakis RF|
|Alex Rodriguez 3B||Ramon Hernandez C|
|Jorge Posada C||Aubrey Huff DH|
|Bobby Abreu RF||Melvin Mora 3B|
|Melky Cabrera CF||Kevin Millar 1B|
|Robinson Cano 2B||Jay Gibbons LF|
|Miguel Cairo 1B||Corey Patterson CF|
|Roger Clemens (1-2, 5.09)||Erik Bedard (5-4, 3.60)|
Time: 7:05 p.m.
Radio: WCBS-AM 880
Pregame concerns: Clemens is 19-11 with a 3.46 in 44 career starts against the Orioles in his career. He is 6-6 with a 4.21 ERA in Camden Yards. ... Gibbons is 8-27 with two home runs and six RBIs against Clemens in his career. ... Millar is 6-16 with one home run and four RBIs against Clemens in his career. ... Bedard is 3-3 with a 4.79 ERA in eight career starts and nine total appearances against the Yankees in his career. ... Rodriguez is 8-19 with two home runs and six RBIs against Bedard in his career. ... Jeter is 6-21 against Bedard in his career.