Game 86: Yankees (43-42) at Twins (38-47)

July, 5, 2014
Jul 5
11:46
AM ET
UPDATE: McCann was scratched from the lineup Saturday afternoon with a sore left foot -- the same ailment that kept him out of the lineup Friday. Francisco Cervelli replaced McCann behind the plate.

McCann had X-rays taken on his left foot and the results came back negative. He is listed as day-to-day.

Here's the new lineup:

Jeter SS
Roberts 2B
Ellsbury CF
Teixeira 1B
Beltran DH
Suzuki RF
Soriano LF
Cervelli C
Wheeler 3B

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MINNEAPOLIS -- There aren't really any surprises throughout the lineup this afternoon as the Yankees look to win their third straight against the Twins at Target Field. The Yankees gave a couple veterans the day off for the Fourth of July but those players -- Derek Jeter and Brian McCann -- are back in the lineup for today's game.

Brian Roberts, who batted second yesterday and went 4-for-5 with four extra-base hits, got bumped down to sixth in the order with Jeter returning to the lineup. David Phelps will get the nod on the mound for the Yankees against Yohan Pino.

Here's the lineup:

Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Jeter SS
McCann C
Mark Teixeira 1B
Carlos Beltran DH
Roberts 2B
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Alfonso Soriano LF
Zelous Wheeler 3B

Phelps P (3-4, 4.26 ERA)

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TEAM LEADERS

BA LEADER
Jacoby Ellsbury
BA HR RBI R
.271 16 70 71
OTHER LEADERS
HRB. McCann 23
RBIB. McCann 75
RB. Gardner 87
OPSB. Gardner .749
WM. Tanaka 13
ERAH. Kuroda 3.71
SOH. Kuroda 146