clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Spring Training Game Thread: Twins at Yankees

New, comments
Pretend this is Miguel Sano's hat (there are no pictures of him).
Pretend this is Miguel Sano's hat (there are no pictures of him).

Number-one Twins prospect Miguel Sano is starting at third tonight as the Twins take on the Yankees in a rare televised spring training game. This is 19 year-old Sano's first appearance in a Major League spring training game.

You can watch the game on FSN+, YES, and/or (Note: Spring Training Games are not blacked-out on It will also be re-played later tonight on MLB Network.

Here are the lineups:

1. Aaron Hicks (S) CF
2. Brian Dozier (R) 2B
3. Jeff Clement (L) DH
4. Chris Parmelee (L) 1B
5. Miguel Sano (R) 3B
6. Darin Mastroianni (R) RF
7. Joe Benson (R) LF
8. Drew Butera (R) C
9. Pedro Florimon (S) SS

SP: Liam Johnson Hendriks

1. Brett Gardner (L) CF
2. Ichiro Suzuki (L) LF
3. Robinson Cano (L) 2B
4. Kevin Youkilis (R) 1B
5. Travis Hafner (L) DH
6. Brennan Boesch (L) RF
7. Eduardo Nunez (R) SS
8. Jayson Nix (R) 3B
9. Francisco Cervelli (R) C

SP: David Edward Phelps

Earlier, LaVelle E. Neal tweeted a picture of Sano standing next to Eduardo Escobar to provide some perspective on his size.