Who Do the Yankees Play in the Wild Card Game?

The New York Yankees will play the Minnesota Twins in the American League Wild Card Game on October 3, 2019.

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The Yankees in the Wild Card Game

The Yankees are in the Wild Card Game and they will be playing the Minnesota Twins. This will be a best of three game series and the first game will be played on Tuesday, October 3rd at 8:00pm EST. The second game will be played on Wednesday, October 4th at 8:00pm EST. The third game, if necessary, will be played on Thursday, October 5th at 8:00pm EST.

The Yankees’ seeding

The Yankees are seeded second in the American League Wild Card Game.

Who the Yankees play in the Wild Card Game

The Yankees play the Anaheim Angels in the Wild Card Game.

The Yankees’ Record

The Yankees have clinched a spot in the Wild Card Game! They will be playing the Minnesota Twins on October 3rd. The Yankees have been on a roll lately, winning 9 out of their last 10 games. They are looking strong heading into the postseason.

The Yankees’ regular season record

The Yankees’ regular season record is . They are in the AL East division. The top two teams in each division make the playoffs, and the next four best records regardless of division make the playoffs as wild card teams. The Yankees clinched a playoff spot on September 20th, 2019. They will most likely play the Oakland Athletics in the Wild Card Game on October 3rd, 2019.

The Yankees’ postseason record

The New York Yankees have a long and storied history in the Major League Baseball postseason. They have appeared in 40 World Series, winning 27 times. They also hold the record for the most American League pennants, with 40. The Yankees have been to the World Series in every decade since the 1920s.

The Yankees’ postseason success has not been limited to the World Series. They have also won the American League pennant 11 times without going on to win the World Series. In addition, they have won the American League East division title 21 times and the American League Wild Card game 7 times.

The Yankees have a .605 winning percentage in all postseason games, which is the best of any team in Major League Baseball history. In World Series play, they have a .537 winning percentage, which is again the best of any team in baseball history.

The Yankees’ Roster

The Yankees are set to play the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL Wild Card Game on Wednesday. Here’s a look at the Yankees’ roster for the game.

The Yankees’ starting lineup

1. DJ LeMahieu, 1B
2. Aaron Judge, RF
3. Giancarlo Stanton, DH
4. Gleyber Torres, SS
5. Luke Voit, 1B
6. Gio Urshela, 3B
7. Mike Tauchman, LF
8. Brett Gardner, CF
9. Gary Sanchez, C
SP- Gerrit Cole

The Yankees’ pitching rotation

The Yankees’ pitching rotation is among the strongest in baseball, and they will need every bit of it to win the Wild Card game. The starters are as follows:

1. Masahiro Tanaka
2. Luis Severino
3. J.A. Happ
4. CC Sabathia
5. Sonny Gray

Tanaka has been the Yankees’ best pitcher all season, and he will need to be on his game if they want to win. Severino has been lights out since coming back from the minors, and he will be a key piece in the Yankees’ playoff run. Happ has been solid all season, and he will be relied upon to eat up some innings in the Wild Card game. Sabathia has been a steadying force in the Yankees’ rotation, and he will be relied upon to keep the team in the game. Gray has struggled mightily since coming over from Oakland, but the Yankees are hoping he can turn things around in time for the playoffs.

The Yankees’ Schedule

The Yankees play the Rays in the AL Wild Card game on Wednesday October 2nd at 8:07pm.

The Yankees’ regular season schedule

Here is the Yankees’ regular season schedule. The Yankees play their first game against the Orioles on March 28th.

March
28th – Orioles
29th – Orioles
30th – Rays
31st – Rays

April
1st – Rays
2nd – @ Red Sox
3rd – @ Red Sox
4th – @ Red Sox
5th – @ Blue Jays
6th – @ Blue Jays
7th – @ Blue Jays
8th – White Sox
9th – White Sox
10th- White Sox
11th- Twins
12th- Twins
13th- Twins

The Yankees’ postseason schedule

Here is the Yankees’ postseason schedule. If they win the AL East, they will face the Twins in the ALDS. If they win the AL Wild Card Game, they will face the Astros in the ALDS.

ALDS (if Yankees win AL East):
-Game 1: Friday, October 4 at 8:07 p.m. ET on FS1
-Game 2: Saturday, October 5 at 8:07 p.m. ET on FS1
-Game 3: Monday, October 7 at 8:07 p.m. ET on FS1 (if necessary)
-Game 4: Tuesday, October 8 at 8:07 p.m. ET on FS1 (if necessary)
-Game 5: Thursday, October 10 at 8:07 p.m. ET on FS1 (if necessary)

ALDS (if Yankees win AL Wild Card Game):
-Game 1: Friday, October 4 at 8:07 p.m. ET on TBS
-Game 2: Saturday, October 5 at 3:37 p.m. ET on TBS
-Game 3: Monday, October 7 at 7:07 p.m. ET on TBS (if necessary)
-Game 4*: Tuesday, October 8 at 7:07 p.m .ET on TBS (if necessary)
-Game 5*: Thursday, October 10 at 7 :37 p .m .ET on TBS (if necessary)

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