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2017 Schedule
91-71, 2nd in AL East
ESPN Stats & Info

History on Yankees' side in ALCS

The Game 5 winner of a best-of-7 postseason series tied 2-2 goes on to win the series 70.7 percent of the time (41-17) entering 2017, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

ESPN Stats & Info

Yankees have to get through Justin Verlander

When he's been in the postseason, Verlander's second-half prowess has extended into October. The starter has a 1.77 ERA over his last 10 postseason starts (dating to the 2012 ALDS).

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Stephen A.'s World Series wager with Magic Johnson (1:24)
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BBTN: Dodgers Cap Off NLCS, ALCS Excitement

Before hearing from Game 5 hero Enrique Hernandez (28:09), Buster Olney talks to Bob Nightengale (:56) and The Fireball Express (12:51) about the Dodgers' October run, how the Astros can extend the ALCS and more.

David Purdum ESPN Staff Writer 

Current price on tonight's ALCS Game 6: Yankees (+128) at Astros (-138).

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Yeah, you could say Derek Carr, a lifelong Dodgers fan, celebrated the Dodgers winning the National League pennant with the comeback win against the Chiefs. Someone, Carr would not say who, told him during the Raiders game that the Dodgers had closed out the Cubs. Carr is also friendly with Yankees slugger Aaron Judge, with whom he was at Fresno State at the same time.

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Girardi hopes off day doesn't slow Yanks' roll

A break between Games 2 and 3 of the ALCS seemed to halt the Astros' momentum, and now Yankees manager Joe Girardi hopes Thursday's day off doesn't cost his club when Game 6 is played Friday in Houston.

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Are the Yankees likable? (0:53)
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Luis Severino, listo para lanzar el sexto juego (1:40)
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Yankees announce investment in Echo Fox parent company

New York's investment in Rick Fox's company will allow the Yankees to get involved in League of Legends, Call of Duty, and several fighting game communities through the Echo Fox esports brand.

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Leiter on the Yankees' GM 5 win and more

Three-time World Series champion Al Leiter weighs in on the Yankees' ALCS Game 5 win, how scouting Dallas Keuchel has helped the club, Aaron Judge and more.

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BBTN: Young Yankees Emerge, Cubs Surviving

Buster Olney talks to Jon Sciambi (3:00) and Jessica Mendoza (37:17) about the Yankees' roll and the Cubs' survival. Plus, Astros players react to Yankee Stadium (19:30), Jesse Rogers talks about the future for the Cubs (21:50) and more.

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A-Rod tricks Ortiz into wearing Yankees jacket (0:24)
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The verdict is in, Judge delivers (1:03)
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Fans witnessed vintage Tanaka against Astros (2:36)
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Sanchez is most dangerous in Yanks' lineup (0:49)

ESPN Stats and Information  

Opponents are 0-28 with 11 K in at-bats ending with a Masahiro Tanaka splitter this postseason. The Astros were 0-9 with 4 K against it in Game 5. Tanaka has excelled when the splitter has just the right amount of vertical drop to it. In this game, it dropped at an average speed of 14.8 feet per second when it crossed the plate. The range at which he's performed best this season is 14.0 to 15.4 feet per second. All 3 playoff starts have been 14.8 to 15.0 feet per second.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs8582nd
Batting Average.2627th
On Base Percentage.3393rd
Slugging Percentage.4474th
Earned Run Average3.725th
Quality Starts7510th
WHIP1.213rd
BAA.2282nd