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Game 98: Royals (28-70) vs Yankees (50-47)


At home, against the Royals, the Yankees should win 4 of the 3 games.

Guys in lineup under .200: Yankees 3, Royals 0

Trevino done for the year -- has wrist surgery. Last game as a Yankee?

Rortvedt called up.

No Bader in lineup -- but not yet on IL

Peraza switches to 2B

DJ to 3B

Torres to DH



Garcia, 3B -- .275

Witt, SS -- .251

Perez, C -- .252

Melendez, RF -- .211

Massey, 2B -- .206

Olivares, LF -- .249

Pratto,1B -- .243

Waters, DH -- .246

Isbel, CF -- .200

Marsh, P -- 0-3, 5.40



Peraza, 2B -- .190 (81)

Rizzo, 1B -- .247 (105)

Torres, DH -- .263 (111)

Stanton, RF -- .198 (94)

Cordero, LF -- .194 (82)

LeMahieu, 3B -- .231 (81)

Volpe, SS -- .207 (80)

McKinney, CF -- .241 (102)

Higashioka, C -- .232 (77)

Schmidt, P -- 5-5, 4.31


Game on YES


NEXT UP: Sat, 7/22, 1 pm, vs Royals



Philip Cashier
Philip Cashier

It's the Yankees' "Close, but no cigar" offense.


Paul Semendinger
Paul Semendinger

As Phil noted, this from MLBTR:

"The Yankees announced that they have placed catcher Jose Trevino on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to July 18, due to a right wrist tear. Fellow catcher Ben Rortvedt has been recalled in a corresponding move. Trevino tells Chris Kirschner of The Athletic (Twitterlinks) that he’s done for the season and will require surgery. He’s apparently had the issue since Spring Training and has been trying to fight through it."

To highlight from above what seems to be a Yankees trend to injuries... "He’s apparently had the issue since Spring Training and has been trying to fight through it."

This as we watch Aaron Judge rushing back... (Why do I sense that thi…


Yes! And the beat goes on.

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