August 4, 2014 at 1:00 am

Monday's Tigers at Yankees: Lineups and live tweets

Tigers starter Max Scherzer goes for his sixth straight victory Monday. (Robin Buckson / Detroit News)

Tigers at Yankees

When: 7:05 p.m. Monday

Where: Yankee Stadium, New York City

TV/radio: FSD and ESPN/97.1

Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

Quick hits

Hereís what you need to know:

■ The Tigers are coming off a three-game sweep of the Rockies, capped with a 4-0 win Sunday afternoon at Comerica Park. Now the Tigers open up a four-game road series against the Yankees, followed by three games at Toronto and two games at Pittsburgh.

■ Max Scherzer, Mondayís Tigers starter, looks to win his sixth straight decision. Scherzer, who hasnít lost since June 17, is 2-1 with a 5.17 earned-run average in three starts at Yankee Stadium.

■ Victor Martinez, who has homered in back-to-back games, has 23 home runs on the season, two short of the career-high 25 he slugged with the Indians in 2007.

■ Miguel Cabrera has a .373 batting average, .443 on-base percentage and .775 slugging percentage against the Yankees, the best in each category among active major-leaguers.

News bulletin

Here are some Tigers stories to catch up on prior to first pitch:

■ Tigers reliever Joba Chamberlain braces for return to New York

■ Lynn Henning: Tigers fans giving manager Brad Ausmus a chance, for now

■ Kurt Mensching: Tigers' Justin Verlander can't be counted out yet

■ Tigers minor league report: Toledo's Tyler Collins puts in dibs for September call-up

■ West Michigan pitcher Kevin Ziomek has moved the farthest the fastest

Tigers lineup

1. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B

2. Ezequiel Carrera (L) CF

3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B

4. Victor Martinez (S) DH

5. Torii Hunter (R) RF

6. J.D. Martinez (R) LF

7. Don Kelly (L) 3B

8. Alex Avila (L) C

9. Eugenio Suarez (R) SS

SP: RH Max Scherzer (13-3, 3.27)

Yankees lineup

1. Brett Gardner (L) LF

2. Derek Jeter (R) SS

3. Jacoby Ellsbury (L) CF

4. Mark Teixeira (S) 1B

5. Carlos Beltran (S) DH

6. Brian McCann (L) C

7. Chase Headley (S) 3B

8. Stephen Drew (L) 2B

9. Martin Prado (R) RF

SP: RH Brandon McCarthy (6-10, 4.56)