El Bullpen: Yankees Force Game 6, Nationals Still Waiting
By Tab Bamford
Heading Back to Houston
The Yankees scored four times in the first inning against Justin Verlander and that was enough. With the Yankees’ 4-1 win the American League Championship Series will head back to Houston for Game 6 on Saturday.
A friendly reminder
Juan Soto and the Nationals are (still) waiting for the World Series.
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2012 – Tampa Bay reliever Fernando Rodney won the American League Comeback Player of the Year Award.
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