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New York Yankees vs. Houston Astros: Nathan Eovaldi vs. Mike Fiers

Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports

The Yankees and Astros will play the rubber game of their opening series at a soggy Yankee Stadium on Thursday. Nathan Eovaldi will get his first start of 2016 opposite Astros starter Mike Fiers, weather permitting. It looks like they should be able to play the game at some point, but it isn't going to be pretty.

Joe Girardi is sticking with his lineup from last night despite the earlier game time. Hopefully the team can play this game before they take off for what is promised to be a frigid home opener at Comerica Park on Friday.

Today's Lineups

Jose Altuve - 2B Jacoby Ellsbury - CF
George Springer - RF Brett Gardner - LF
Carlos Correa - SS Alex Rodriguez - DH
Colby Rasmus - LF Mark Teixeira - 1B
Carlos Gomez - CF Brian McCann - C
Luis Valbuena - 3B Carlos Beltran - RF
Tyler White - 1B Chase Headley - 3B
Preston Tucker - DH Starlin Castro - 2B
Erik Kratz - C Didi Gregorius - SS
Mike Fiers - RHP Nathan Eovaldi - RHP