Astros vs. Yankees: Friday's lineups

Astros vs. Yankees: Friday's lineups
September 27, 2013, 4:30 pm
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The Houston Astros begin their final series of the season when they host the New York Yankees for a three-game set starting on Friday at 7:10 p.m.

Weekend festivities will include honoring two legendary Yankees pitchers who are retiring at the end of this season: Houston native Andy Pettitte during Friday’s game and closer Mariano Rivera during a pregame ceremony on Sunday.

The Astros are 1-2 versus the Yankees this season. Houston played in New York for a three-game series April 29-May 1.

Here are today’s starting lineups:

Houston Astros (51-108)

  1. Jonathan Villar, SS
  2. Jose Altuve, 2B
  3. Matt  Dominguez, 3B
  4. Marc Krauss, DH
  5. Chris Carter, 1B
  6. Trevor Crowe, LF
  7. L.J. Hoes, RF
  8. Carlos Corporan, C
  9. Brandon Barnes, CF

Starting pitcher: LHP Brett Oberholtzer (4-4, 2.71)

New York Yankees (82-77)

  1. Curtis Granderson, CF
  2. Eduardo Nunez, 3B
  3. Robinson Cano, DH
  4. Alfonso Soriano, LF
  5. Mark Reynolds, 1B
  6. David Adams, 2B
  7. Zoila Almonte, RF
  8. Brendan Ryan, SS
  9. JR Murphy, C

Starting pitcher: RHP Adam Warren (2-2, 3.63)