This is the big one (and I'm not referring to CC Sabathia). It'll be our top pitcher against Detroit's. The winner will be a victory away from the ALCS.
New York Yankees
Monday, Oct 3, 2011, 8:37 PM EDT
CC Sabathia vs Justin Verlander
Partly cloudy. Winds blowing out to right field at 5-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 60.
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NYY: Jeter 6, Grandy 8, Cano 4, A-Rod 5, Tex 3, Swish 9, Jorge DH, Martin 2, Gardy 7
DET: Jackson 8, Santiago 4, Young 7, Cabrera 3, V-Mart DH, Ordonez 9, Peralta 6, Avila 2, Inge 5
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Feel free to also use this for the Rays-Rangers game that begins now.
Look for the gamethrad at 8:30 p.m. (Gee, thanks MLB/TBS for the early start time. The game might even end before midnight!)
- A Yankee Stadium vendor was suspended for "harassing" Alfredo Aceves during the recent series against Boston. If you read what happened though, it was anything but.