Game 84: Yankees (41-42) at Twins (38-45)


MINNEAPOLIS -- The Yankees will see a familiar face on the mound as they start a four-game series against the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Ex-Yankee Phil Hughes will get the start for Minnesota and will pitch to Mark Teixeira, who returns to New York's lineup after getting his knee drained Tuesday. Zelous Wheeler will replace rookie Yangervis Solarte, who was sent down to Triple-A Scranton.

Here's the lineup:

Brett Gardner, LF

Derek Jeter, SS

Jacoby Ellsbury, CF

Teixeira, 1B

Brian McCann, C

Carlos Beltran, DH

Ichiro Suzuki, RF

Wheeler, 3B

Brendan Ryan, 2B

Masahiro Tanaka, P (11-3, 2.10 ERA)