Orioles and Yankees lineups (updated)

NEW YORK - Nick Markakis is leading off tonight and Nolan Reimold is in left field, as the Orioles attempt to beat the forecast and the New York Yankees.

It's brutally cold. No other way to describe it. Well, rainy also works.

For the Orioles
Nick Markakis RF
Manny Machado 3B
Adam Jones CF
Matt Wieters C
Chris Davis 1B
J.J. Hardy SS
Nolan Reimold LF
Steve Pearce DH
Alexi Casilla 2B

Miguel Gonzalez RHP

For the Yankees
Brett Gardner CF
Robinson Cano 2B
Kevin Youkilis 3B
Travis Hafner DH
Vernon Wells LF
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Eduardo Nunez SS
Lyle Overbay 1B
Francisco Cervelli C

CC Sabathia LHP

According to Elias, Jones is the only player in franchise history, including the St. Louis Browns, to start consecutive seasons with hitting streaks of nine or more games.

The Yankees have adjusted their rotation for this series, with Phil Hughes starting Saturday and Hiroki Kuroda being pushed back to Sunday, according to @YankeesWFAN.

Update: Andy Pettitte has been scratched because of back spasms.

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