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Yankees Call on A.J. Burnett for Help

Published by on April 14, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

After getting trounced last night by the Rays 15-5, the Yankees face the Rays tonight in the second of the three-game set at 7:08 p.m.

The Yankees look to prove themselves to the AL East and to the majors, and to show that last night's loss was a fluke.

In my mind, the Yanks have no better pitcher to fall back on for this job than A.J. Burnett. He's a tough pitcher, and will not let the Yankees be embarassed like they were last night. Although, he faces the young stud Matt Garza. Here are the lineups:

Yankees
Gardner, CF
Jeter, SS
Teixeira, 1B
Swisher, LF
Posada, DH
Cano, 2B
Nady, RF
Pena, 3B
Molina, C

Rays
Upton, CF
Crawford, LF
Long...

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