New York Yankees get Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber in Game 2

Trevor Bauer

Former Detroit Tigers outfielder Austin Jackson scored the winning run in the Cleveland Indians' dramatic 13-inning victory over the New York Yankees Friday night. "I was just too quick [Tuesday] night". Yankees manager Joe Girardi emerged from the dugout.

After Cleveland took an early 3-2 lead in the bottom of the second inning, things started to fall apart for the Indians.

Everyone from Ron Darling to Nate Silver tells us that the best way to win the World Series is strong pitching and great gloves up the middle.

The Indians will have a chance to eliminate the Yankees when they meet for Game 3 in NY on Sunday. "Usually, we give CC somewhere around 90 pitches". If the baseball gods are watching, Holliday will hit a go-ahead home run against Andrew Miller in Game 2. I think he was at 80, and it was set up for our bullpen.

The Yankees have found themselves in a 2-0 hole to the Cleveland Indians after a listless performance in Game 1 and a blown five-run lead in Game 2, where Girardi's managing mishaps took the wind out of the team's sails.

It's no secret I've been banging the Sabathia drum all season. I know his knees hurt at times and they're a little creaky, but, no, he's a really good athlete and he can manipulate the ball.

When Terry Francona kept his ace on the bench for Game 1, we wondered what he was thinking. They make you throw a lot of pitches. In 11 games as a reliever last season, Severino was 3-0 with a 0.39 and 25 strikeouts in 23 and one-thirds innings; the then-22-year-old, who started two games when the Yankees were eliminated from playoff contention, also held opponents to a 0.105 batting average.

Girardi said that nothing indicated that the call of a hit-by-pitch was not the correct call.

In six career postseason starts, all past year, Kluber is 4-1 with a 1.83 ERA.

There had already been some rumblings that Joe Girardi could be fired after this season, to the point that even before the season, NJ.com was speculating as to who could be the New York Yankees manager in 2018.

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