Update, 1:30 a.m.: Follow the link to read Adam Kilgore’s account of the Detroit Tigers’ 3-2 win over the New York Yankees in the deciding Game 5 of their American League Division Series.
Also from Game 5, Thomas Boswell writes about Tigers Manager Jim Leyland’s steady hand vs. Yankees counterpart Joe Girardi in the series-clinching win.
Adam Kilgore reports that while the Yankees will make CC Sabathia available out of the bullpen tonight, the Tigers will under no circumstances pitch Justin Verlander. But as Dave Sheinin wrote this morning, aces have not been pitching like aces anyway this postseason.
The game is being televised on TBS.