The Yankees and Rangers enjoyed homefield advantages over each other this season. The Yankees swept a three-game series at Yankee Stadium in April. The Rangers did the same in Arlington in September. The teams split a series in Texas in August. Overall, the season series was a 4-4 deadlock.
At Yankee Stadium
April 16: Yankees 5, Rangers 1: CC Sabathia pitched a rain-shortened six-inning complete game.