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.
NEW YORK (AP) Slumping Alex Rodriguez kept his No.
Buck Showalter did an excellent job of guiding the Baltimore Orioles back into the playoffs. Bob Melvin had an equally fine effort with the Oakland Athletics.