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ALDS Game 2: Tigers 5, Yankees 3

Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte, right,

Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte, right, throws out the ceremonial first pitch to catcher Jorge Posada. (Oct. 2, 2011) Photo Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

Scenes from Yankee Stadium as the Yankees and Tigers play Game 2 of the ALDS.

Derek Jeter on from the dugout against the
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Derek Jeter on from the dugout against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Jose Valverde celebrates after getting Robinson Cano of
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Jose Valverde celebrates after getting Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees to pop out for the final out of the game. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Jose Valverde #46 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates
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Jose Valverde #46 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after getting Robinson Cano #24 of the New York Yankees to pop out for the final out of the game. (Oct. 2, 2011)

CC Sabathia and A.J. Burnett of the New
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CC Sabathia and A.J. Burnett of the New York Yankees look on against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Jorge Posada round second base during Game 2
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Jorge Posada round second base during Game 2 of the ALDS against the Tigers at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera #24 and Jose Valverde
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Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera #24 and Jose Valverde #46 celebrate after defeating the New York Yankees, 5-3 in ALDS Game 2 at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander, center, greets pitcher Max
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Detroit Tigers' Justin Verlander, center, greets pitcher Max Scherzer (37) at the dugout steps after manager Jim Leyland removed Scherzer from the game in the top of the seventh inning. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Magglio Ordonez #30 of the Detroit Tigers throws
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Magglio Ordonez #30 of the Detroit Tigers throws his helmet after the top of the third inning. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Robinson Cano hits a single in the sixth
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Robinson Cano hits a single in the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Boone Logan speaks with Russel Martin in the
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Boone Logan speaks with Russel Martin in the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson hits a solo
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New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson hits a solo home run off Detroit Tigers' Joaquin Benoit in the eighth inning of Game 2. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera hitting a RBI single
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Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera hitting a RBI single in the top of the sixth inning against the New York Yankees. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers Wilson Betemit dives into the croud
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Detroit Tigers Wilson Betemit dives into the croud but can not catch a ball hit by New York Yankees Nick Swisher. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Derek Jeter commits a throwing error in
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Derek Jeter commits a throwing error in the sixth inning. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers connects
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Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers connects on a sixth inning RBI single against the New York Yankees. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano #24 gets the
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano #24 gets the Yankees first hit of the game in the sixth inning off Detroit Tigers' Max Scherzer. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Nick Swisher argues with home plate umpire Eric
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Nick Swisher argues with home plate umpire Eric Cooper after striking out in the fifth inning. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter #2 checks for
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter #2 checks for the signs while batting as rain falls in the seventh inning of ALDS Game 2. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees pitcher Freddy Garcia is taken
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New York Yankees pitcher Freddy Garcia is taken out of the game in the 6th inning. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Freddie Garcia pitches against the Detroit Tigers during
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Freddie Garcia pitches against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Max Scherzer pitches against the New York Yankees
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Max Scherzer pitches against the New York Yankees during Game 2. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees Brett Gardner can not beat
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New York Yankees Brett Gardner can not beat the play and is out at first by Detroit's pitcher Max Scherzer. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws in
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Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws in the first inning of Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Freddy Garcia walks off the field after the
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Freddy Garcia walks off the field after the first inning of Game 2 of the ALDS against the Tigers. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Former Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws out the
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Former Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws out the ceremonial first pitch to catcher Jorge Posada before Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws
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Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte throws out the ceremonial first pitch for Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte hugs
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Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte hugs catcher Jorge Posada after tossing the ceremonial first pitch before ALDS Game 2 at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte, right,
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Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte, right, throws out the ceremonial first pitch to catcher Jorge Posada. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Andy Pettitte throws the ceremonial first pitch the
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Andy Pettitte throws the ceremonial first pitch the Jorge Posada before Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit's Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer in
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Detroit's Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer in the top of the first off Yankees starter Freddy Garcia in Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws on the field during warmups before Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Mariano Rivera stretches his arms before Game 2
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Mariano Rivera stretches his arms before Game 2 of the ALDS at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Alex Rodriguez waits by the batting cage during
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Alex Rodriguez waits by the batting cage during warmups before Game 2 of the ALDS against the Tigers. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers' Victor Martinez, left and Magglio Ordonez
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Detroit Tigers' Victor Martinez, left and Magglio Ordonez watch batting practice before Game 2 of the ALDS at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera watches batting practice before
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Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera watches batting practice before Game 2 of the ALDS. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Detroit Tigers fan Bill Duran of Eastchester, N.Y.,
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Detroit Tigers fan Bill Duran of Eastchester, N.Y., points out players to his son Zachary during batting practice before Game 2 of the ALDS at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 2, 2011)

Kevin Nalepka of Harrison, N.Y. watches batting practice
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Kevin Nalepka of Harrison, N.Y. watches batting practice with his son Michael before Game 2 of the ALDS between the Yankees and Tigers. (Oct. 2, 2011)

The New York Yankees take batting practice before
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The New York Yankees take batting practice before Game 2 of the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers. (Oct. 2, 2011)

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