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Raul Ibanez hits tying HR in 9th and game-winner in 12th for Yankees

Raul ibanez hits a solo home run in

Raul ibanez hits a solo home run in the 9th inning of ALDS Game 3 against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium. (Oct. 10, 2012) Photo Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara

The man who heard it worst of all from the crowd throughout the night was the first person on the dugout's top step to greet the man who replaced him.

Raul Ibañez, pinch hitting for Alex Rodriguez, slammed a game-tying home run with one out in the ninth off Orioles closer Jim Johnson when it appeared the Yankees were about to lose Game 3 of the best-of-five AL Division Series.

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