"Now, what is this site about, how Joe Torre ruined pitchers' arms? Is that it?"
-Michael Kay, August 18, 2009

Saturday, August 18, 2007

Game preview: Tigers at Yankees 8/18/07

Yankees lineup

Melky Cabrera CF
Derek Jeter SS
Bobby Abreu RF
Alex Rodriguez 3B
Hideki Matsui LF
Jorge Posada C
Jason Giambi DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Andy Phillips 1B

Chad Durbin (7-5, 4.68 ERA) vs. Roger Clemens (4-5, 4.00 ERA)

Time: 3:55 p.m.
Radio: WCBS-AM 800

Pregame concerns: Clemens is 25-11 with a 3.97 ERA in 46 career games against Detroit. ... Gary Sheffield is 8-15 with two RBIs against Clemens. ... Ivan Rodriguez is 10-46 with three home runs and nine RBIs against Clemens. ... In one career start against New York, Durbin is 0-0 with a 4.50 ERA. He gave up three runs in six innings, while striking out five and walking three. ... Giambi is 5-11 with two home runs and four RBIs against Durbin. ... No other current Yankees have much experience against Durbin.


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