Game 52: Yanks (27-24) at Cards (29-23)

ST. LOUIS -- The Yankees conclude their nine-game road trip at Busch. As anticipated, Mark Teixeira will receive one more game off, then take advantage of Thursday's off day before returning on Friday.

Brian McCann is at first.

Derek Jeter is also getting a day off, with former Cardinal Brendan Ryan starting at short.

Here is the Yankees' lineup:

Brett Gardner, LF

Brian Roberts, 2B

Jacoby Ellsbury, CF

McCann, 1B

John Ryan Murphy, C

Ichiro Suzuki, RF

Ryan, SS

Kelly Johnson, 3B

Hiroki Kuroda, P