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Yankees, Orioles battle in Game 1 of ALDS

Yankees, Orioles battle in Game 1 of ALDS

Russell Martin belted a solo homer in the ninth inning to put the Yankees ahead. New York added four more runs to break things open and take Game 1 of the ALDS from the Orioles 7-2.
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  • Lowe, With Impressive Final Stretch, Earns Spot on Postseason R…

    Lowe, With Impressive Final Stretch, Earns Spot on Postseason Roster

    nytimes.com Oct 7, 2012
    Derek Lowe, who has extensive postseason experience, allowed only two earned runs in his final 14 1/3 innings of the regular season to make the Yankees' A.L.D.S. roster.
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  • Twitter Lets Bud Selig Know That The Teams With Better Records …

    Twitter Lets Bud Selig Know That The Teams With Better Records Are Getting Screwed

    deadspin.com Oct 7, 2012
    SI's Jay Jaffe had it pretty much pegged in August: the MLB's Division Series format this year makes just about no sense, and as a result, we're seeing teams with superior records (and more exciting stories, like the upstart A's) wading into unfriendly …
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  • Live Soon: Orioles-Yankees Game 1

    Live Soon: Orioles-Yankees Game 1

    nytimes.com Oct 7, 2012
    Zach Schonbrun, with help from other Times reporters and editors, will bring you live analysis from Camden Yards throughout the opener of the A.L. Division Series.
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  • O's well armed (12 pitchers) in ALDS vs. Yanks

    O's well armed (12 pitchers) in ALDS vs. Yanks

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    The Baltimore Orioles will bring 12 pitchers into their AL Division Series against the New York Yankees.
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  • Jeffrey Maier isn’t planning on attending any Yankees-Orioles g…

    Jeffrey Maier isn’t planning on attending any Yankees-Orioles games in the ALDS

    yahoo.com Oct 7, 2012
    With the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles scheduled for face off in the postseason for the first time since the 1996 ALCS, a lot of people have been wondering where Jeffrey Maier will be watching this week's ALDS between the two teams. Maier, of c…
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  • Division Series Yak-Athon: Your MLB Playoffs Open Thread

    Division Series Yak-Athon: Your MLB Playoffs Open Thread

    deadspin.com Oct 7, 2012
    All day October baseball! At 12:07, the A's-who took a punch from the Tigers in chilly Detroit last night-have a chance to even the series. At 3:07, the Nationals get their first look at the postseason since the franchise was-holy shit, since 1981?
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  • Video - Highlight Of The Night 01:13

    Highlight Of The Night

    Oct 7
    CC Sabathia's gem and Russell Martin's solo home run lift Yankees to 1-0 lead over Orioles.
  • Video - Sabathia On Game 1 Performance 00:55

    Sabathia On Game 1 Performance

    Oct 7
    Buster Olney talks to CC Sabathia after leading Yankees to 7-2 win over Orioles.
  • Video - CC Sabathia Dominates 02:08

    CC Sabathia Dominates

    Oct 7
    Curt Schilling and Mark Moulder on Baseball Tonight break down CC Sabathia tossing 8.2 strong innings in Yankees' Game 1 win.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....