According to the official site:

Asked if he felt he'd be good to go for Game 3, Johnson nodded and said, "Yeah, I'm going to throw on the side on Wednesday."

Though Wednesday's bullpen session will be the final hurdle, the Yankees plan on the Big Unit taking the ball when the series shifts to Detroit.

"Randy did work in the weight room today," said Yankees manager Joe Torre. "He will play a little catch [Tuesday]. He's on the roster. We anticipate he's going to pitch on Friday. Again, I mean is he going to be, you know, as healthy as he's ever been? Probably not. But is he going to be healthy enough to pitch? We feel he will be."