The New York Yankees host the Boston Red Sox in MLB 2022 action Thursday, September 22, at Yankee Stadium in New York. The game will be live streamed on fuboTV.
Michael Wacha gets the start on the mound for the Red Sox, vs. fellow right-hander Jameson Taillon for the Yankees. New York is 90-58 this season, while Boston is 72-76.
The Red Sox vs. Yankees game starts at 6:15 pm Central (7:15 pm Eastern) and will be live streamed on fuboTV, which offers a 7-day free trial. Fox will broadcast the game regionally.
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Yankees host the Boston Red Sox on Thursday to open a four-game series.
New York has a 90-58 record overall and a 52-22 record in home games. Yankees pitchers have a collective 3.37 ERA, which ranks third in the AL.
Boston is 72-76 overall and 35-39 in road games. The Red Sox have the third-ranked team batting average in the AL at .259.
Thursday’s game is the 16th time these teams match up this season. The Yankees are ahead 9-6 in the season series.
TOP PERFORMERS: Aaron Judge has a .317 batting average to lead the Yankees, and has 27 doubles and 60 home runs. Gleyber Torres is 18-for-45 with four home runs and 14 RBI over the past 10 games.
Alex Verdugo has 35 doubles, a triple and nine home runs for the Red Sox. Xander Bogaerts is 11-for-33 with a double and two home runs over the past 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Yankees: 7-3, .286 batting average, 4.65 ERA, outscored opponents by 27 runs
Red Sox: 5-5, .266 batting average, 3.44 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs
INJURIES: Yankees: Frankie Montas: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Clarke Schmidt: day-to-day (foot), Marwin Gonzalez: day-to-day (head), DJ LeMahieu: 10-Day IL (toe), Luis Gil: 60-Day IL (elbow), Andrew Benintendi: 10-Day IL (wrist), Scott Effross: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Albert Abreu: 15-Day IL (elbow), Matt Carpenter: 10-Day IL (foot), Miguel Castro: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Michael King: 60-Day IL (elbow), Chad Green: 60-Day IL (elbow), Stephen Ridings: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Zack Britton : 60-Day IL (elbow)
Red Sox: Garrett Whitlock: 15-Day IL (hip), Trevor Story: day-to-day (heel), Franchy Cordero: 60-Day IL (ankle), Kutter Crawford: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Tanner Houck : 60-Day IL (back), Nathan Eovaldi: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Eric Hosmer: 10-Day IL (back), Chris Sale: 60-Day IL (finger), Josh Taylor: 60-Day IL ( back), James Paxton: 60-Day IL (elbow)
The Associated Press contributed to this report.