2009 World Series Preview: New York Yankees vs. Philadelphia Phillies

GregCorrespondent IOctober 27, 2009

2009 World Series Preview: New York Yankees vs. Philadelphia Phillies

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Catcher: Jorge Posada vs. Carlos Ruiz

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    ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 22:  Catcher Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees waits being pitches against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the eight inning in Game Five of the ALCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Angel Stadium on October 22, 2009 in

First Base: Mark Teixeira vs. Ryan Howard

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    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 17:  Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees hits a single in the bottom of the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in Game Two of the ALCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 17, 2009 in the B

Second Base: Robinson Cano vs. Chase Utley

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 18:  Chase Utley #26 of the Philadelphia Phillies scores on a triple by Ryan Howard in the first inning against the Los Anageles Dodgers in Game Three of the NLCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 18, 200

Third Base: Alex Rodriguez vs. Pedro Feliz

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    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 25:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates their 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at the end of the top of the ninth inning in Game Six of the ALCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on Octo

Shortstop: Derek Jeter vs. Jimmy Rollins

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    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 25:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees is interviewed by the media after defeating the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 5-2 in Game Six of the ALCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 25, 2009 in the Bronx boroug

Left Field: Ben Francisco vs. Johnny Damon

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    ANAHEIM, CA - JULY 27:  Ben Francisco #12 of the Cleveland Indians looks to the dugout against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium on July 27, 2009 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Center Field: Melky Cabrera vs. Shane Victorino

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 21:  Shane Victorino #8 of the Philadelphia Phillies rounds the bases after a homerun in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Five of the NLCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 21, 200

Right Field: Nick Swisher vs. Jayson Werth

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 21:  Jayson Werth #28 of the Philadelphia Phillies lights a cigar as his wife Julia watches after the Phillies won 10-4 against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Five of the NLCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on O

Designated Hitter: Hideki Matsui vs. Raul Ibanez

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    ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 22:  Hideki Matsui #55 of the New York Yankees runs to first in Game Five of the ALCS against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Angel Stadium on October 22, 2009 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Kevo

Ace Starting Pitcher: CC Sabathia vs. Cliff Lee

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    ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 22:  C.C. Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees looks on in Game Five of the ALCS against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Angel Stadium on October 22, 2009 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Kevork Dj

Rest of the Starters

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 16:  Pedro Martinez #45 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitches against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the NLCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Dodger Stadium on October 16, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Ha

Bullpens

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    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 25:  Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the top of the eighth inning in Game Six of the ALCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 25, 2009 in the Bronx bo

Bench

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 15:  Matt Stairs #12 of the Philadelphia Phillies takes the field during batting practice prior to Game One of the NLCS against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Dodger Stadium on October 15, 2009 in Los Ang

Putting it all together

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