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.
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
Yankees: Jordan Montgomery (201, 4.75 ERA
White Sox: Carlos Rodon (5-1, 1.47 ERA)
Yankees: +1.5[metabet_core_game_tile query=”mlb/yankees” site_id=”elitesportsny”]
— New York Yankees (@Yankees) May 21, 2021
White Sox Lineup
Yoán Moncada is 11-27 (.407) with four doubles, six RBI, 11 walks and a 1.135 OPS during his nine-game hitting streak.
— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) May 21, 2021