Paxton scheduled to start as New York hosts Minnesota
New York; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
LINE: Yankees favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 runs
BOTTOM LINE: The Minnesota Twins travel to Yankee Stadium to play the New York Yankees.
The Yankees are 8-7 in home games. New York has hit 47 home runs this season, sixth in the majors. Luke Voit leads them with nine, averaging one every 12.4 at-bats.
The Twins are 8-5 on the road. Minnesota has hit 52 home runs this season, third in the American League. Eddie Rosario leads them with 11, averaging one every 10.2 at-bats.
TOP PERFORMERS: Voit leads the Yankees with nine home runs and is batting .277. Gary Sanchez is 10-for-38 with two doubles, five home runs and 15 RBIs over the last 10 games for New York.
LAST 10 GAMES: Yankees: 7-3, .263 batting average, 4.36 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Twins: 7-3, .224 batting average, 3.68 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Yankees Injuries: Luis Severino: 60-day IL (shoulder), Jordan Montgomery: 60-day IL (elbow), Ben Heller: 60-day IL (elbow), Dellin Betances: 10-day IL (shoulder), Aaron Judge: 10-day IL (oblique), Aaron Hicks: 10-day IL (back), Clint Frazier: 10-day IL (ankle), Jacoby Ellsbury: 60-day IL (hip), Troy Tulowitzki: 10-day IL (calf), DJ LeMahieu: day-to-day (knee), Didi Gregorius: 60-day IL (elbow), Greg Bird: 10-day IL (foot), Miguel Andujar: 10-day IL (shoulder), Giancarlo Stanton: 10-day IL (bicep).