Game 4 lineups: Tanaka-palooza!

April, 4, 2014
Apr 4
5:43
PM ET
TORONTO -- Here is the lineup for tonight's Yankees-Blue Jays game at the Rogers Centre, which is also the first official major league start for Masahiro Tanaka:

Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Brett Gardner LF
Carlos Beltran DH
Brian McCann C
Mark Teixeira 1B
Kelly Johnson 3B
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Yangervis Solarte 2B
Dean Anna SS

Tanaka RHP

It is also the first big league start for Anna, filling in tonight for Derek Jeter, who has a planned night off.

Here's the Jays' lineup Tanaka will face:

Melky Cabrera LF
Colby Rasmus CF
Jose Bautista RF
Edwin Encarnacion 1B
Adam Lind DH
Dioner Navarro C
Brett Lawrie 3B
Ryan Goins 2B
Jonathan Diaz SS

Dustin McGowan RHP

Note the unusual starting time: 7:32 p.m. first pitch.
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

BA LEADER
Jacoby Ellsbury
BA HR RBI R
.271 15 67 69
OTHER LEADERS
HRM. Teixeira 21
RBIJ. Ellsbury 67
RB. Gardner 81
OPSB. Gardner .764
WM. Tanaka 12
ERAH. Kuroda 3.81
SOM. Tanaka 135