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Game 1 of the ALCS got off to a slow start with the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers scoreless after five innings. The Yankees would have had at least one run, though, if first base umpire Rob Drake had made the right call at the end of the second in…
Share TweetRaul Ibanez sent Game 1 of the ALCS to extra innings with another dramatic home run in the ninth, but the Tigers have regained the lead on Delmon Young's RBI double in the top of the 12th.Source: CNNSI.com
Good News, Everyone, A-Rod Is Back: Your ALCS Open ThreadUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetMr. October July? Rodriguez is back in the starting line-up (if you call "batting sixth" the starting line-up). Dog Fister and Andy Pettitte square off in chilly New York, and the ghosts of Orioles past will fly aimlessly through stadium, moan…
Game 2 start stirs fond Bronx memories for AnibalUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetSix years ago, Anibal Sanchez toed the rubber in old Yankee Stadium for his debut. On Sunday, Sanchez will start for Detroit in Game 2 of the ALCS against the Yankees in New York's newer version of its classic cathedral.Source: MLB.com
A-Rod returns to Yankees' lineup, dropped to 6thUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez returned to the Yankees' starting lineup for their AL championship series opener against Detroit on Saturday night, dropped to sixth in the batting order.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetAbout 45 minutes after CC Sabathia fired the final out of the American League Division Series into Mark Teixeira's glove, manager Joe Girardi was huddling with his coaches plotting the Yankees' pitching for the next round.
This Week's Signs Of The ApocalypseUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetFor nearly two decades, Sports Illustrated has stirred the tea leaves to discern a weekly Sign of the Apocalypse. Deadspin salutes the magazine's ongoing effort to cover the end of times but declines to cede the scoop on the biggest event in world histo…Share TweetThe ALCS will feature a rematch of last season's ALDS series in which the Tigers eliminated the Yankees in five games. Can Detroit pull it off again? Cliff Corcoran likes its chances.
The Yankees' Parking Company Is In Default Because, As It Turns Out, People Take The Subway To Yankees' GamesUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetYesterday we brought you a screenshot of the half-empty stands inside of Yankee Stadium a good half hour after the first pitch of Game 5 of the Yankee-Orioles series. New York's transportation system is uniquely-how should we put it-clusterfuck-y arouShare TweetThe Yankees added reliever Cody Eppley to their active roster for the AL Championship Series against Detroit and dropped infielder Eduardo Nunez.
A.L.C.S.: In Third Meeting in Seven Octobers, Expect Strikeouts and RainUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetFor the Yankees' struggling hitters, it is probably best not to dwell too much on the Tigers, who held the A's to a .194 average in their division series. Then again, the Yankees held the Orioles to a .187 average in theirs.Source: nytimes.com
TBS happy to see Yankees deliver thrilling victory over Baltimore Orioles in ALDS, set-up marquee matchupUpdated Oct 13, 2012 Share TweetWhen J.J. Hardy grounded out to Derek Jeter to end the eighth inning, leaving the bases loaded with the Orioles managing to score only one run, sighs of relief were heard coming from the headquarters o f TBS, Fox and Major League Baseball. And when CC S…Source: nydailynews.com
Miguel Cabrera After Tigers Hold OnOct 13Miguel Cabrera talks to Buster Olney after Tigers survive for 6-4 win in Game 1 of the ALCS.
Big Loss For Yankees In Game 1Oct 13Baseball Tonight on the significance of losing Derek Jeter for the season after 6-4 defeat by the Tigers.
Derek Jeter Suffers Broken Left AnkleOct 13Joe Girardi addresses media after Derek Jeter suffers broken left ankle and will miss the rest of the season.
Baseball Tonight SpotlightOct 13Derek Jeter suffers broken left ankle and will miss rest of the season as Yankees fall to Tigers in Game 1 of ALCS.