NEW YORK – The Yankees' formula for a deep October run is based on their strong swinging lineup and an equally strong bullpen, which they believe will ultimately give them the edge in this power-versus-power American League Division series gets showdown with the twins.
NEW YORK – The Yankees' formula for a deep October run is based on their strong swinging lineup and equally strong bullpen that they believe will ultimately give them the deciding advantage of this power -by-power showdown of the American League Division with the Twins.
It can not hurt that they have history on their side: the names have changed, but the result remained the same on Friday.
• ALDS presented by Doosan, Game 2: Tonight, 17h ET on FS1
|Game||Date||Time||Matchup / Results||TV / Highlights|
|GM 1  October 4||NYY 10, MIN 4||Clock|
|Gm 2||Oct. 5||5 PM||MIN @ NYY||FS1|
|Gm 3||Oct. 7||8:40 pm||NYY @ MIN||FS1|
|* Gm 4||Oct. 8||8 PM||NYY @ MIN||FS1|
|* Gm 5||Oct. 10||^ 17 or 19.00||MIN @ NYY||FS1|
"I have the feeling that we had many opportunities to score with many boys on the ground," LeMahieu said. "We did a really good job against their pitchers. Getting through in a few situations felt good.
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The Yankees have improved against the Twins to 101-37 since 2002, including 14-2 in the postseason, where they have just won 11 Minnesota – the franchise's longest winning streak after the season against Although they are not playing up with highlights of the Derek Jeter era,
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"We know what we have in our lineup," Torres said. "We have only patience and wait for the opportunity. We make use of mistakes and with all the really good bats that everyone does, we will win the night. "
Duffey said the sold-out crowd of 49,233 was part of the rally of the Americans and the rising decibel compared to the roar of a jet engine.
"These fans love not talking about anything," Duffey said. "If you give them a reason, they'll really get loud, you'll fall behind 3: 2, they'll give it to you, I was booed because I stepped out, that's what baseball is all about in the postseason."  • Jerk, jerk, jerk before he showed Power Punch
"Of course I want to go deeper into the game." Paxton said. "I would like to have a better success and dive deep into the game and help save the Bullpen. I know it's a bit different in the postseason. It's a team effort.
After Torres' kick-off in the fifth,
Judge scored two runs, running twice with one, but the bat's biggest contribution was made with his glove. Judge made a few diver catches in the right field, stole Polanco a goal in the third inning and then robbed
"I try all year round Play both sides," said the judge. "It's huge, our pitchers are fighting out there, and we have to go out and play a part, every time it gets hit, it's the postseason – you have to make those games."
While the twins compete with the Americans In the later innings of Game 1, it was recalled that New York is set for something Win a Battle of the Bullpens Boone aggressively distributed its high workload
"They have big people who can do damage everywhere," Britton said, "you have to make good pitches all the time, if not, they'll get you."  Gardner sat in the sixth with a solo shot from Cody Stashak, who landed on the second deck of seats on the right, and LeMahieu cracked the game with a three-run double-off
"It's nice to score that first goal," Gardner said. "We will do things one day at a time. Tomorrow is another must for us.
Bryan Hoch has been reporting on the Yankees for MLB.com since 2007. Follow him on Twitter @bryanhoch and Facebook