The minor league season kicks off today, here’s how theÂ Yanks’ affiliates open up:
Triple-A Scranton vs. Norfolk Tides (
Nats O’s) at 7:00 pm. Clippard vs. ?
Double-A Trenton vs. Bowie Bay Sox (Orioles) at 7:05 pm. Pitchers TBA, but I’m guessing either Brett Smith or Alan Horne gets the ball.
High-A Tampa @ Lakeland Tigers (7:00 pm)Â to take on Cameron Maybin. Pitchers TBA, but the feeling here is Ian Kennedy will be pitching.
Low-A Charleston vs. Greenville AstrosÂ (7:05 pm). Pitchers TBA, but I’m all but certain Tim Norton will be starting.
Down on the Farm will be making it’s long awaited triumphant return tomorrow. If you’re unfamiliar with it, here’s a sample. Check out that Matt DeSalvo pitching line.
Update: The AAA Norfolk team is the Orioles affiliate, not the Nationals. My mistake.