The second game of a doubleheader is always more enjoyable after a win, don't you agree?
Tonight will be Jackie Robinson Night. The #42 most Yankee fans will be excited to see will be Derek Jeter who plans to play in the nightcap. With only Shawn Kelley used in the first game, the Yanks have a nearly full bullpen to back up Michael Pineda.
They'll face Travis Wood, the Cubs lefty, who went 9-12 despite a 3.20 ERA last season in 200 innings. His success last season stemmed from giving up few hits (1.15 WHIP) and very few home runs. The Bronx Bombers are going to try to make his 2014 a little rockier.
|CHICAGO CUBS||NEW YORK YANKEES|
|Emilio Bonifacio - CF||Brett Gardner - CF|
|Ryan Sweeney - LF||Derek Jeter - SS|
|Anthony Rizzo - 1B||Carlos Beltran - DH|
|Nate Schierholtz - DH||Alfonso Soriano - LF|
|Starlin Castro - SS||Yangervis Solarte - 2B|
|Luis Valbuena - 3B||Ichiro Suzuki - RF|
|Welington Castillo - C||Scott Sizemore - 3B|
|Ryan Kalish - RF||Kelly Johnson - 1B|
|Darwin Barney - 2B||John Ryan Murphy - C|
|Travis Wood - LHP||Michael Pineda - RHP|