ALCS e # 3: Astros (2-0) vs Yanks (0-2)

Magic Number for ALCS: 8

Headley at DH. Minor line-up order changes.

Can the Yanks rebound at home? Can CC continue his string of great pitching? Can Judge and Sanchez get hot? Can the Yanks stop Altuve and Correa? Can any player feel their nose and hands?

Astros

Springer, CF
Bregman, 3B
Altuve, 2B
Correa, SS
Gurriel, DH
Gattis, C
Gonzalez, 1B
Reddick, RF
Maybin, CF
Morton, P

Yanks

Gardner, LC
Judge, RF
Gregorius, SS
Sanchez, C
Bird, 1B
Castro, 2B
Hicks, CF
T. Frazier, 3B
Headley, DH
Sabathia, P

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ALCS Game # 2: New York (0-1) vs Houston (1-0)

ALCS Magic Number: 8

Holliday Inn is closed. Headley at DH

Can a non-Bird Yankee get an X-base hit? Will Judge continue to improve? Can a Yankee DH get a hit? Will Ells be a PR or a PH? Can Svey continue his masterful pitching? Can the Yanks hit Verlander's FB? (Hint: YES!)

New York

Gardner, LF
Judge, RF
Gregorius, SS
Sanchez, C
Bird, 1B
Castro, 2B
Hicks, CF
T. Frazier, 3B
Headley, DH
Severino, P

Houston

Springer, CF
Reddick, RF
Altuve, 2B
Correa, SS
Gonzales, LF
Gurriel, 1B
Beltran, DH
Bregman, 3B
McCann, C
Verlander, P

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ALCS Game # 1: Yanks (0-0) vs Astros (0-0)

Yanks Magic Number for ALCS: 8

Holliday Inn. White Christmas. Bing Crosby. (Sorry, I got a little carried away.) No Headley or Ells.

Can the Yanks win without a CI? Can Holliday remember how to hit? Can the Yanks beat The Bearded One? Can the Yanks win a close shave? Can Judge get hot again? Can anyone beat the 2017 World Champions?

Yanks

Gardner, LF
Judge, RF
Sanchez, RF
Gregorius, SS
Castro, 2B
Hicks, CF
Bird, 1B
Holliday, DH
T. Frazier, 3B
Tanaka, P

Astros

Springer, CF
Reddick, RF
Altuve, 2B
Correa, SS
Gonxalez, LF
Gurriel, 1B
Beltra, DH
Bregman, 3B
McCann, C
Keuchel, P

(I know, I know, but the Yanks won the last time I had 2 RFers.)

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ALDS Game # 5: Yankees (2-2) vs Cleve (2-2)

Elimination Game #3 (4 counting the Wild Card game)

Ells replaces Headley. Can a Yankee DH get a hit? Will Girardi challenge everything? Can the Yankees hit Kluber....again? Who will come up big for the Yankees tonight?

Yankees

Gardner, LF
Judge, RF
Gregorius, SS
Sanchez, C
Bird, 1B
Castro, 2B
Hicks, CF
Ellsbury, DH
T. Frazier, 3B
Sabathia, P

Cleve

Lindor, SS
Kipnis, CF
Ramirez, 2B
Encarnacion, DH
Santana, 1B
Jackson, CF
Bruce, RF
Perez, C
Urshela, 3B
Kluber, P
 

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ALDS Game # 4: Cleve (2-1) vs Yankees (1-2)

Elimination Game #2!

Bird moved up in lineup. Headley at DH. Yanks at full-Aaron strength.

Can Sevy be Sevy? Can the Yankees get to Bauer? Can the 0-fer guys get some BIG hits? Can Bird duplicate last night? How many pitches are left in Chapman's arm?

Cleve

Lindor, SS
Kipnis, CF
Ramirez, 2B
Bruce, RF
Santana, 1B
Brantley, DH
Chisenhall, LF
Perez, C
Ursehla, 3B
Bauer, P

Yankees

Gardner, LF
Judge, RF
Sanchez, RF
Gregorius, SS
Bird, 1B
Castro, 2B
Headley, DH
T. Frazier, 3B
Hicks, CF
Severino, P

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ALDS Game # 3: Cleve (2-0) vs Yankees (0-2)

 

Can the 0-fer guys step it up? Can T-Fraz still field? Can Tanaka get past the 1st inning? What is shorter, Torreyes or Girardi's leash? Who will be the Yankees' hero tonight?

Cleve

Lindor, SS
Kipnis, CF
Ramirez, 2B
Bruce, RF
Santana, 1B
Jackson, CF
Brantley, DH
Perez, C
Urshela, 3B
Carrasco, P

Yankees

Gardner, LF
Judge, RF
Sanchez, C
Gregorius, SS
Castro, 2B
Bird, 1B
T. Frazier, 3B
Ellsbury, DH
Hicks, CF
Tanaka, P

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