ST PETERSBURG, FLORIDA - SEPTEMBER 24: Jordan Montgomery #47 of the New York Yankees pitches during a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on September 24, 2019 in St Petersburg, Florida.
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The New York Yankees face a new challenge this weekend when the first-place Chicago White Sox visit the Bronx.

The New York Yankees won seven of ten games on a long road trip and can now enjoy Yankee Stadium’s friendly confines again. This weekend features three games with the Chicago White Sox, who are first in the AL Central and own the second-best record in baseball.

The Yankees are still in third place in the AL East, but only trail the first-place Boston Red Sox by 1.5 games.

Game Info

Chicago White Sox (26-16) @ New York Yankees (25-19)
Friday, May 21, 2021 – 7:05 p.m. EDT
Radio: WFAN 660/101.9 FM, WADO 1280

Pitching matchup

Yankees: Jordan Montgomery (201, 4.75 ERA
White Sox: Carlos Rodon (5-1, 1.47 ERA)


Over/Under: 8.5

Yankees: +1.5

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Yankees Lineup

White Sox Lineup

Josh Benjamin has been a staff writer at ESNY since 2018. He has had opinions about everything, especially the Yankees and Knicks. He co-hosts the “Bleacher Creatures” podcast and is always looking for new pieces of sports history to uncover, usually with a Yankee Tavern chicken parm sub in hand.