New York Yankees
Adam Jones fell to the ground on the warning track in right-center, having nearly come up with a great catch on an Alex Rodriguez drive at the top of wall.
Alex Rodriguez hit his 661st home run to pass Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, leading the Yankees to a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
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The San Francisco Giants could win a third World Series in five seasons by beating the Kansas City Royals. But it won’t make them a dynasty.
The Giants beat the Cardinals to make the World Series. But baseball fans outside of San Francisco will be rooting for the Royals.
While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.
Derek Jeter capped his Yankee Stadium farewell with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning, the latest storybook moment in a charmed and illustrious career, to give New York a 6-5 victory Thursday night over the Baltimore Orioles.
Derek Jeter, in typical Derek Jeter fashion, walked off the Yankees with the game-winning single in his final game at Yankee Stadium on Thursday.
Nelson Cruz had two of his four singles and slugger Adam Jones a safety squeeze in a six-run fourth for Baltimore, which is trying to overtake the Los Angeles Angels for the AL’s best record and home-field advantage throughout the postseason.
A day after getting blanked on one puny single, Nelson Cruz and Baltimore Orioles powered up for the postseason.