Thursday's Yankees lineup


NEW YORK -- Alex Rodriguez is back in the New York Yankees' lineup after having Wednesday night off. Ichiro Suzuki will lead off a day after notching his 4,000th hit as a professional.

The Yankees, who are four games out in the AL wild-card standings, are seeking to complete a four-game sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05 p.m., weather permitting.

Ichiro Suzuki RF

Vernon Wells DH

Robinson Cano 2B

Alfonso Soriano LF

Alex Rodriguez 3B

Curtis Granderson CF

Mark Reynolds 1B

Eduardo Nunez SS

Chris Stewart C

Andy Pettitte LHP