Nick Swisher and Robinson Cano hit consecutive homers to build an early cushion, CC Sabathia made the lead stand up as the Yankees beat the Rangers 7-2 Wednesday to close within 3-2 in the ALCS.
As the weather turns crisp, the New York Yankees have regained their sharpness of the first four months, once again looking like the World Series champions of old in their first-round sweep of the Minnesota Twins.
Fans without prepaid parking passes are leaving their cars off-site, and then climbing fences and scurrying across Route 120.
At the US Open, the action went beyond the tennis court. Witnesses say the fisticuffs started when a female fan told a young man he should stop using the F-word.