5/18 at NYY
Reds lineup vs. Yankees
*Bronson Arroyo has a 5.45 ERA vs. the Yankees lifetime in eight games, including six starts. However, he has not faced them since 2005.
*Schedule change: The Sunday, June 10 game time vs. the Tigers was changed from 1:10 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET to accomodate ESPN Sunday Night Baseball
*Alex Rodriguez is 5-for-16 (.313) with one homer lifetime vs. Arroyo. On the other hand, Derek Jeter is 4-for-18 (.222).
*Brandon Phillips is sitting at 499 career RBIs. Phillips enters 5-for-16 on the road trip with two RBIs.
*Zack Cozart is 1-for-19 on the road trip.
*Chris Heisey is 7-for-12 on the trip.
*It’s an odd, but cool experience, to start a new series in the same city. I didn’t have to check out of my hotel or make a flight or anything. Definitely no complaints.