Pitching Matchups for the Rays Series

Kevin RozellSenior Writer IJuly 28, 2009

NEW YORK - JULY 22:  A.J. Burnett #34 of the New York Yankees celebrates a catch by teammate Nick Swisher (not pictured) to end the fourth inning against the Baltimore Orioles on July 22, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

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Pitching matchups for the Rays series

The Yankees start a 9-game road trip tomorrow. They open up the trip with a three game series against the Tampa Bay Rays. The first game should be a good one, with a pitching matchup of Burnett vs Shields. Here are the pitching probables:

Mon: A.J. Burnett (9-4, 3.74ERA) vs James Shields (6-6, 3.70ERA)

Tues: C.C. Sabathia (10-6, 3.67ERA) vs Scott Kazmir (4-6, 6.69ERA)

Wed: Joba Chamberlain (6-2, 3.86ERA) vs Matt Garza (7-7, 3.68ERA)