A-Rod is back in the lineup, sitting on career home run No. 599, after getting (somewhat) a day of rest in the series finale yesterday at Tampa. A-Rod did pinch hit, striking out.

Lance Berkman drops down to seventh as the designated hitter.

Jeter ss
Swisher rf
Teixeira 1b
Rodriguez 3b
Cano 2b
Posada c
Berkman dh
Granderson cf
Gardner lf

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