Alex Rodriguez should have nothing to fear from Rays pitchers as the Yankees open a crucial three-game series against their AL wild-card rivals Friday night at Tropicana Field.
The Yankees were fortunate to depart Cleveland healthy, and with a win.
Once again, Hiroki Kuroda was great. And once again, the bats abandoned him.
For one night at least, all was right with the Yankees, thanks to CC Sabathia.
These Yanks could create the kind of history that no team would want to make.