No Debate: Judge, Yankees Pound Bieber, Indians In OpenerThe best-of-three series continues Wednesday night with Carlos Carrasco trying to save Cleveland’s season against Masahiro Tanaka.
Mets Eliminated From Playoffs, Then Swept By Nats In DHNew York couldn’t hold a 3-1 lead in the fourth inning of a seven-inning game and missed the postseason for the fourth straight year.
LeMahieu Batting Title, Voit HR Crown Near As Yanks Beat MarlinsLeMahieu had his fourth four-hit game and three RBIs while raising his average to .359. Voit hit his major league-leading 22nd homer.
Yankees Lose As Marlins Clinch 1st Playoff Berth Since 2003New York tied Pittsburgh for the major league lead with 46 errors.
Chirinos Homers As Mets Maintain Playoff Hopes, Top NatsThe Mets (26-31) moved within 2 1/2 games of Miami (28-28) for second place in the NL East and within 2 1/2 games of San Francisco (28-28) for the NL’s second wild card spot.
Yankees Fall As Blue Jays Clinch 1st Playoff Spot Since 2016The slumping New York Yankees, meanwhile, look likely to play on the road in the postseason, where they’ve struggled all year.
Mets Fall As Rays Clinch 1st AL East Title In 10 YearsThe loss guaranteed the Mets (25-31) will finish with a sub-.500 record for the ninth time in the last 12 seasons.
Yankees Make Four Errors, Lose To Blue JaysThe Yankees, who have four games left, were in danger of falling 2 1/2 games behind Minnesota for the No. 4 seed and a home-field berth next week.
Cole Has Sharp Playoff Prep As Yankees Rout Blue JaysCole (7-3) struck out seven and walked none, inducing 11 ground-ball outs and 14 swings and misses.
Alonso, Mets Put Rays' Clinch Party On Hold With WinRobinson Canó, Alonso and newcomer Guillermo Heredia went deep for the Mets, desperately trying to stay in the National League playoff chase with five games now remaining in the regular season.
Rookie Alejandro Kirk Has HR, 4 Hits, Jays Beat Yankees 11-5