Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera celebrates the franchise's 11th American League pennant.
Detroit pitcher Max Scherzer kept the Yankees off the scoreboard until Eduardo Nunez tripled in the sixth for New York's first hit and scored on Nick Swisher's double.
DETROIT - Prince Fielder waved his arms frantically, gleefully calling off his teammates while the crowd at Comerica Park roared.
DETROIT - Justin Verlander and Detroit's stellar starters are on quite a roll - no matter who is in the opposing lineup.
Delmon Young's solo home run in the fourth inning gives the Tigers a 1-0 lead in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series in Detroit.
After some tense moments in the ninth inning, Tigers reliever Phil Coke gets the third strike on Raul Ibanez for the game's final out. Coke earned his second save in two games.
Cardinals. Giants. Yankees. Tigers. Compare the historic pedigrees of the four teams that remain in the MLB playoffs.
Detroit's Anibal Sanchez says, "I try to think backwards. If the count calls for a fastball, I throw a different pitch." He struck out seven in seven innings.
NEW YORK - The Detroit Tigers got a big boost from Anibal Sanchez's arm. They got a helping hand from an umpire, too.
Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia threw his first career postseason complete game. He struck out nine, walked two and gave up four hits.
New York's Curtis Granderson celebrates in the dugout after his solo homer in the seventh gave the Yanks a 3-0 lead. The Yankees will open the ALCS at home today against Detroit.
NEW YORK - C.C. Sabathia turned and looked over his right shoulder, watching intently after Nate McLouth turned on a 93 mph fastball and sent it soaring down the right-field line.
Yankees catcher Russell Martin blasts a solo homer off Orioles closer Jim Johnson to jump-start a five-run ninth.
BALTIMORE - For eight innings, the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles staged a magnificent duel worthy of two division foes that split 18 games during the regular season and finished two games apart in the standings.
• The fences at Safeco Field are coming in. The Mariners announced plans Tuesday to move in the outfield fences for the 2013 season after years of debate on the impact that having one of the more vast outfields in baseball was having on their offense. The biggest change will come in the left…
• With one game remaining in the regular season, Detroit's Miguel Cabrera leads the American League in batting average (.331), homers (44) and RBIs (139) - the Triple Crown, last achieved by Boston's Carl Yastrzemski in 1967. Angels rookie Mike Trout and Twins catcher Joe Mauer are giving ch…
New York's Raul Ibanez is congratulated by Curtis Granderson after hitting a two-run, pinch-hit homer in the bottom of the ninth to tie the game against Boston at 3-all.
NEW YORK - Raul Ibanez and the New York Yankees are quite fond of their position - leaving the chasing to the Birds.
• RHP Ian Kennedy (15-11) closes out the season for the Arizona Diamondbacks today at Chase Field against Rockies LHP Jeff Francis (5-6). Kennedy is 4-0 with a 3.00 ERA in his past six starts but walked six in his last start. A win today would give the Diamondbacks an 82-80 record and consec…