New York teams

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Yankees lineup for the first game of today's doubleheader against the Phillies. Yankees will be the "home team "in the first game. Aaron Judge is the DH and Mike Tauchman is in RF (assuming Judge will be in RF for second game.)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Today the Yankees play their first doubleheader of the season and first ever against the Phillies. (Also, first doubleheader where they switch home teams each game!)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Judge reiterates on a Zoom call that his biggest message to everybody has been that it's not about being in a bubble. It's about making the right, responsible decisions away from the building. That's the reality. "The challenge is going to be real."

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets C Leo Koloamatangi, one of 50+players to opt out for 2020, told KITV4 in Hawaii he made the decision because he didn't want to risk exposing his family (including an infant daughter) to COVID-19. He said he already has lost two close relatives to COVID-19 and another close acquaintance is battling it. Said Koloamatangi: "As athletes we all accept if I go out there and play, we're going to at some point contract the virus."

Where was Mets catcher Nido on this popup? (0:34)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Final cap savings this year for Nate Solder opt out: likely $13.55M by end of season. It appears the $2.5M added to each year of Solder's cap from a roster bonus he got last year doesn't get pushed back. Only his base salary and original signing bonus proration pushed back into 2021-22, per the final agreement between the NFL and NFLPA.

1927 Yankees diary

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