Bombers bits

• Right-hander Michael Pineda (right shoulder) has thrown one batting practice session and will probably throw another before he takes the next step in his rehab process, which will likely be tossing a simulated game.

Pineda has not pitched since April 23.

• The Yankees on Sunday used the same lineup for the third consecutive day, and with a litany of injuries over the past two years, it's something Girardi has not always had the luxury of being able to do.

"It is nice to be able to run the same lineup out there," Girardi said.

Jamal Collier and Jake Kring-Schreifels are associate reporters for This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.