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Marlins lineup vs. Yanks

The Marlins are going with Wes Helms at third base on Friday in the series opener against the Yankees, who are going with left-hander Andy Pettitte.

1) Coghlan, LF

2) Helms, 3B

3) Hanley, SS

4) Cantu, 1B

5) Uggla, 2B

6) Paulino, C

7) Hermida, RF

8) Ross, CF

9) West, P

– Joe Frisaro

 

 

Big weekend with Yankees

Big crowds are expected all weekend at Land Shark Stadium.

The Yankees are coming to town, and predictably, large crowds will follow. The Marlins open their three-game set with New York on Friday night.

The Interleague series will last through Sunday. Those planning on attending are encouraged to get their early.

The Marlins are anticipating 35,000 on Friday, 45,000 on Saturday and 30,000 on Sunday.

Florida enters the series ranked last in the Major Leagues in home attendance at 16,918 through 33 games.

The pitching matchup for Friday is Sean West vs. Andy Pettitte. On Saturday, Josh Johnson will take the mound against former Marlin, A.J. Burnett. And on Sunday, Chris Volstad will goes for Florida against CC Sabathia.

Tickets are available at www.Marlins.com. Even though attendance is expected to be high, in the 65,000-seat stadium, those walking up on game days shouldn’t be shut out. 

– Joe Frisaro

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