Just a night after Raul Ibanez captured the attention of New York and the baseball world alike, Buck Showalter’s gritty Baltimore Orioles grinded out a 2-1, 13-inning victory over the Bombers, sending waves a panic across Yankees nation.
Craig says not to worry, despite the Yanks’ bats being silenced in a big way, he is confident the offense will wake up and CC Sabathia will come up big tonight in Game 5, which will be played in the Bronx — a subtle reminder why it was so important for the Yanks to win the AL East.
What more could you ask for as a Yankees fan? A deciding game with your ‘ace’ on the hill!
Right on cue, Boomer ‘was at the door’:
“Ding-dong! Who is it? The Orioles!”
The Booms informed Craig that the Orioles’ success can be summed up by using just two words – Buck Showalter.
So the guys talked about last night’s Game 4 before offering a preview for Game 5, putting football briefly on the back burner, despite today being a Football Friday…