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Francisco Cervelli replaces Jorge Posada in tonight's lineup

After suffering a contusion on his right knee as the result of being hit by a pitch from the Orioles' Jeremy Guthrie, catcher Jorge Posada was rested for tonight's game in Baltimore. Starting in his place is Francisco Cervelli, who is 5 for 12 with 3 RBI in 4 games on this road trip and batting .444 (8-18) for the season. No roster move has been made.

Here's the Yankees' batting order as tweeted by beat writer Erik Boland:

Derek Jeter, SS

Nick Swisher, rf

Mark Teixeira, 1b

Alex Rodriguez, 3b

Robinson Cano, 2b

Marcus Thames, dh

Curtis Granderson, cf

Francisco Cervelli, c

Brett Gardner, lf

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