Yankees and the Astros lock horns in the first of the three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 8:00 PM EST in Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas. YES Network will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on fuboTV.
In the last series encounter between teams, Astros won three games while the Yanks captured one and one got postponed in Yankee Stadium.
Date and Time: June 30th, 2017 8:00 PM EST
Venue: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas
TV: YES Network (US Regional)
Online Stream: FuboTV (US) – (Subscription required click here to start your free 7-day-trial and watch this event live, you can cancel at any time.)
Dustin Fowler had a Nightmarish Major League debut as he ruptured his patellar tendon in his right knee after crashing into a wall, leading to a season-ending surgery on Thursday night.
Michael Pineda (7-4, 4.12 ERA) takes the ball Friday for the Yankees in the series opener against the Astros at Minute Maid Park. In his last outing, Pineda allowed season highs- seven runs and three homers against Texas. In his last encounter with the Astros, he threw 6 2/3 innings allowing three runs on six hits and struck out seven in New York.
With a pair of two-run home runs from Carlos Correa and Brad Peacock’s five innings of one-run ball lifted the Astros to win the series finale, 6-1, at Minute Maid Park
Lance McCullers Jr. is ready for his second start since returning to the disabled list for Houston in the series opener against the Yankees on Friday at Minute Maid Park. In his only encounter with the Yankees this year, he posted six scoreless innings on four hits with seven strikeouts in New York.