Game 122: Yankees (72-49) @ White Sox (65-55): Tex back

August, 20, 2012
8/20/12
6:40
PM ET
Here are the lineups for for the first game of a three-game series between the Yankees and the AL Central-leading Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field, first pitch at 8:05 p.m.:

YANKEES

Derek Jeter SS
Nick Swisher DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Curtis Granderson CF
Eric Chavez 3B
Raul Ibanez LF
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Chris Stewart C

Freddy Garcia RHP

WHITE SOX

Dewayne Wise CF
Kevin Youkilis 3B
Adam Dunn DH
Paul Konerko 1B
Alex Rios RF
A.J. Pierzynski C
Dayan Viciedo LF
Alexei Ramirez SS
Gordon Beckham 2B

Gavin Floyd RHP

Surprisingly, Joe Girardi made out his lineup before Mark Teixeira took batting practice, but the manager said Teixeira, who missed all three games against the Red Sox over the weekend with inflammation in his left wrist, "felt good'' today. The full story is up on the website.
Wallace Matthews has covered New York sports since 1983 as a reporter, columnist, radio host and TV commentator. He covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com after working for Newsday, the New York Post, the New York Sun and ESPN New York 98.7 FM.
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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Masahiro Tanaka
WINS ERA SO IP
12 2.51 135 129
OTHER LEADERS
BAJ. Ellsbury .277
HRM. Teixeira 20
RBIJ. Ellsbury 55
RB. Gardner 77
OPSB. Gardner .788
ERAM. Tanaka 2.51
SOM. Tanaka 135