Toronto Blue Jays and New York Yankees face off in the first of three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 7:00 PM EST in Yankee Stadium, New York City, New York. YES Network will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last encounter between the two teams, both won two games each in the four games series.
Date and Time: July 3rd, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Yankee Stadium, New York City, New York
TV: YES Network (US Regional)
The Blue Jays suffered a massive 15-1 loss to the Red Sox, marking their three-game series sweep at Rogers Centre.
Right-hander Marcus Stroman (8-4, 3.41 ERA) will take the ball for Blue Jays’ series in New York on Monday. In his last outing, Stroman bounced back with seven shutout innings, striking out eight against the Orioles.
Stroman has been Toronto’s most consistent starter this year. In his 16 starts, he holds a 3.41 ERA and is on his way for the second consecutive 200-inning season.
The Yankees faced an 8-1 loss to the Astros on Sunday at Minute Maid Park, losing the series 1-2.
As the Yankees return home on Monday to begin a three-game series with the Blue Jays, Masahiro Tanaka (6-7, 5.56) will make the start. In his past four starts, Tanaka is 1-1 with a 2.92 ERA, striking out 32 in 24 2/3 innings, holding opponents batting to a .674 OPS.
In last two outings were great for the 28-year-old, first pulling off eight shutout innings against the Rangers, followed by a another quality start against the White Sox.