Thursday's Yankees-Twins lineups

NEW YORK -- Derek Jeter is out again, one day after making his season debut, and he won't play at all this weekend against the Twins. Click here to read the full story on Jeter.

On the other hand, Brett Gardner (bruised shin) is back in the leadoff spot and playing center field, after coming off the bench Thursday. And Travis Hafner (bruised foot) should be available as a pinch hitter, according to manager Joe Girardi. Hafner wouldn't be starting anyway, with the Yankees facing a lefty (Scott Diamond).

Here are the full lineups for Friday's series opener, first pitch at 7:05 p.m.:


Brett Gardner, CF

Ichiro Suzuki, RF

Robinson Cano, 2B

Vernon Wells, DH

Zoilo Almonte, LF

Lyle Overbay, 1B

Eduardo Nunez, SS

Luis Cruz, 3B

Chris Stewart, C

Hiroki Kuroda, RHP


Brian Dozier, 2B

Chris Parmelee, RF

Joe Mauer, C

Justin Morneau, 1B

Ryan Doumit, DH

Trevor Plouffe, 3B

Oswaldo Arcia, LF

Aaron Hicks, CF

Pedro Florimon, SS

Scott Diamond, LHP