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NYY @ BAL: Going into Labor (Day)

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Two AL Wild Card hopefuls face off on the holiday Monday

This again, thanks
This again, thanks
Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

Last night was fun, right? The Yankees blew past the Red Sox 9-2 on the strength of a terrific Luis Severino start and ALL OF the home runs. Hopefully, the momentum from last night carries over to this afternoon matchup with the Baltimore Orioles.

We have a battle of young starters, as 24-year-olds Jordan Montgomery and Dylan Bundy take to the hill. Both pitchers are in the middle of pretty positive seasons, although Bundy has had a somewhat better year. Gumby has been a stud against Baltimore this season, however, with a 3.30 ERA in three starts against the Orioles.

Gary Sanchez's suspension was reduced a game, and he will begin his 3 game sit today.

First pitch comes at 2:05pm EDT, on YES and WFAN.

Today's Lineups

NEW YORK YANKEES BALTIMORE ORIOLES
Brett Gardner - LF Tim Beckham - SS
Chase Headley - DH Manny Machado - 3B
Starlin Castro - 2B Jonathan Schoop - 2B
Didi Gregorius - SS Adam Jones - CF
Aaron Judge - RF Trey Mancini - LF
Greg Bird - 1B Mark Trumbo - DH
Todd Frazier - 3B Chris Davis - 1B
Jacoby Ellsbury - CF Welington Castillo - C
Austin Romine - C Joey Rickard - RF
Jordan Montgomery - LHP Dylan Bundy - RHP