NEW YORK (AP) Down by a run in an all-even AL division series, Joe Girardi approached Alex Rodriguez and told baseball's highest-paid player he was going to pinch hit for him.
NEW YORK (AP) Told he was batting second in the ninth inning, Raul Ibanez turned to Yankees teammate Eduardo Nunez.
Most teams send their next day's starting pitcher to the interview room before a postseason game. The Baltimore Orioles sent two.
NEW YORK (AP) The highest-paid player in baseball could only sit and watch when Raul Ibanez pinch hit for him and tied the game with a bottom-of-the-ninth home run.