NEW YORK — Here are the lineups for the New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, June 29, 2021.
1. DJ LeMahieu, 2B
2. Aaron Judge, RF
3. Gary Sanchez, C
4. Giancarlo Stanton, DH
5. Luke Voit, 1B
6. Gleyber Torres, SS
7. Gio Urshela, 3B
8. Miguel Andujar, LF
9. Brett Gardner, CF
Jameson Taillon, RHP
From the Yankees following Sunday’s 5-3 loss to the Angels:
The Yankees dropped the first game of their seven-game home stand. Have lost four straight games after winning seven of their previous nine. Fell to 7-4 vs. the AL West this season. The Yankees are still 10-4 vs. the Angels since 2018 and 26-13 since 2014…are still 14-6 vs. the Angels at home since 2014…are 29-13 (.690) in 42 games vs. the Angels at the current Yankee Stadium. RHP Michael King (4.1IP, 6H, 3R/2ER, 2BB, 4K, 1HR) started and took his fourth loss of the season. 3B Gio Urshela (2-for-3, 1R, 1HR) hit a game-tying HR in the second inning…of his 37 home runs with the Yankees, 17 have either tied the game (eight) or have given the Yankees the lead (nine), including nine of his last 13HR. Has multiple hits in three of his last five games, four of his last seven and five of his last nine. DH Giancarlo Stanton (1-for-4, 1R, 1HR, 1RBI) hit his 14th home run of the season on a solo shot in the sixth inning…is hitting .333/.462/.476 (7-for-21) 3R, 1HR, 2RBI and 5BB in his last six games. 2B DJ LeMahieu (1-for-4, 1R) extended his season-high hitting streak to 11 games (since 6/17), his longest since a 12-game streak from 9/7-19/20…is batting .333/.385/.542 (16-for-48) with 6R, 1 double, 3HR, 10RBI and 4BB over that span…is the second-longest hitting streak by a Yankee this season, trailing only Giancarlo Stanton’s 12-game hitting streak from 4/23-5/6. Has reached base safely in each of his last 16 games (since 6/10), batting .348/.400/.565 (24-for-69) with 9R, 3 doubles, 4HR, 14RBI and 6BB in the span…has collected a hit in 15 of those games. • RF/CF Aaron Judge (1-for-3, 1 double, 1BB) has reached base safely in 11 of his last 22PA over his last five games, batting .389/.500/.833 (7-for-18) with 4R, 2 doubles, 2HR, 4RBI and 4BB in that span. Has hit .313/.403/.544 (50-for-160) with 31R, 7 doubles, 10HR, 22RBI, 24BB/1IBB, 1HP and 1SF in his last 43 games since 5/11. Yankees batters have hit 33HR in their last 18 games since 6/8…have hit 41HR in their last 25 games (since 5/31) after hitting just 5HR in their previous 12 games from 5/18-30.
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