Articles Tagged ‘ALCS’

New York Yankees starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers the ball to the Texas Rangers during the first inning at Game 2 of baseball's American League Championship Series Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Yankees Give Ball To Phil Hughes In Postseason’s Biggest Start

After what’s felt like a never-ending journey, Hughes readies for the biggest outing of his career

Yanks Take Game One From Angels 4-1

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia heated up as the night went on, throwing fastballs past the Los Angeles Angels and pumping his fist for emphasis.

On a blustery night more suited to bobsleds than baseballs, Sabathia pitched eight superb innings of four-hit ball to win his second straight postseason start, and the New York Yankees took advantage of a rare sloppy game by the Angels to win the AL championship series opener 4-1 Friday.