Start of Rays-Yanks game delayed by rain

NEW YORK -- One day after the Rays and Yankees waited out three rain delays, the tarp again appeared on the field at Yankee Stadium, pushing back the estimated start time of Saturday's matinee.

The Yankees announced that Saturday's estimated start time will be 4:30 p.m. ET.

Bryan Hoch has covered the Yankees for MLB.com since 2007. Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch, on Facebook and read his MLBlog, Bombers Beat. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.