Yankees lineup versus Orioles and upcoming pitching matchups

TAMPA - Two former Orioles are in the Yankees’ lineup tonight for their 7:05 p.m. game at George M. Steinbrenner Field.

Brian Roberts is starting at second base and batting cleanup against Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen. Russ Canzler is playing first base and batting eighth.

For the Yankees
Jacoby Ellsbury CF
Derek Jeter DH
Carlos Beltran RF
Brian Roberts 2B
Eduardo Nunez 3B
Francisco Cervelli C
Brendan Ryan SS
Russ Canzler 1B
Yangervis Solarte LF

David Phelps RHP

Chris Tillman, Zach Britton and Steve Johnson are scheduled to pitch Wednesday night against the Twins in Fort Myers. Minnesota counts with Mike Pelfrey, Scott Diamond, Glen Perkins and Jared Burton.

Miguel Gonzalez is starting Thursday afternoon’s game against the Rays in Sarasota. Tampa Bay is starting David Price, with Heath Bell and Josh Lueke also scheduled to pitch.

Ubaldo Jimenez will make his Orioles debut Friday afternoon against the Phillies in Sarasota. A.J. Burnett is starting for Philadelphia.

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