ALDS Game 5: Offense Falls to Detroit

The Tigers took advantage early and never looked back as the Tigers took the last game of the 5-game series with a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees, eliminating them from the postseason.   With Ivan Nova on the mound in the must-win Game 5; Don Kelly and...

Three keys to reach the ALCS

  Thursday in the Bronx is a sudden-death, winner take all showdown between the Yankees and Tigers; one of the more exciting events in all of sports.  The atmosphere should be electric so the Yankees will feed off their crowd, but if they want a rematch with the...

ALDS Game 4: Burnett Forces Game Five

With the season on the line, A.J. Burnett and remarkable defense by Granderson helped the Yankees stay alive and force the all-or-nothing Game 5 with tonight’s definitive 10-1 victory to put the series at 2-2.   Early in the game, the Yankees appeared to...

ALDS Game 3: Aces Duel & Detroit Wins

In what you could call a rematch of the Game 1 starters, aces CC Sabathia and Justin Verlander went at it in the 5-4 win for the Detroit Tigers, putting them ahead 2-1, one game away from advancing to the American League Championship Series.   The beginning of...

Three Keys to a Three-Game Series

  With the ALDS tied at one game apiece, it is a best of three series (with Detroit holding home field advantage) to determine who advances to the League Championship Series.  Taking into account the first two games, here are three keys to the rest of the series:...