• Outfielder Ichiro Suzuki entered Tuesday's doubleheader three hits from reaching 4,000 for his career between Japan and the U.S. He started in right field and batted second for the Yankees in Game 1.
• On this day in Yankees history, Lou Gehrig hit the 23rd and final grand slam of his career in 1938. His 23 slams are tied with Rodriguez for the most in Major League history.
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