On-Base Perception

Newsday's new all-encompassing baseball blog on the Yankees, Mets, MLB and more from around the sport.

Yankees-Jays rained out

A tarp covers the field as a game

A tarp covers the field as a game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Yankees is postponed due to inclement weather at Yankee Stadium. (May 19, 2013) (Credit: Mike Stobe)

Sunday's Yankees-Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, scheduled for a 1:05 p.m. start, has been postponed because of rain.

No makeup date has been announced yet. Fans holding paid tickets for the game can use them for the rescheduled game or exchange them for any regular-season game at Yankee Stadium this year (subject to availability).

CC Sabathia was scheduled to pitch Sunday for the first-place Yankees (27-16), while R.A. Dickey had the start for the last-place Blue Jays (17-26).

According to the lineup tweeted by the Yankees, Curtis Granderson was going to start in centerfield and newly acquired Reid Brignac was the starting shortstop.

The Yankees begin an eight-game road trip Monday in Baltimore.

Tags: yankees

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Baseball highlights


Which team will win the 2nd AL Wild Card?

Yankees Tigers/Royals Indians Mariners

Newsday baseball on Twitter

advertisement | advertise on newsday