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Game 21: Yanks (11-9) vs. Jays (9-13)

Kevin Youkilis is out of the Yankees' lineup yet again Thursday, as the team begins a 10-game homestand. This will be the fifth game in a row Youkilis has missed due to lower back tightness.

Here's the lineup:

Brett Gardner, CF

Ben Francisco, DH

Robinson Cano, 2B

Vernon Wells, LF

Francisco Cervelli, C

Ichiro Suzuki, RF

Eduardo Nunez, SS

Lyle Overbay, 1B

Jayson Nix , 3B

Hiroki Kuroda, P

And here's the Blue Jays' lineup:

Rajai Davis, DH

Munenori Kawasaki, SS

Jose Bautista, RF

Edwin Encarnacion, 1B

Melky Cabrera, LF

J.P. Arencibia, C

Colby Rasmus, CF

Brett Lawrie, 3B

Maicer Izturis, 2B

Mark Buehrle, P