Yankee manager Joe Girardi decided to bench the struggling Alex Rodriguez for the decisive Game 5 of the ALDS. Rodriguez was replaced in the lineup by Eric Chavez.
New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain has left Game 4 of the AL division series against the Baltimore Orioles in the 12th inning after being hit on the right elbow by a broken bat.
Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez both are in New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi's lineup for Thursday's Game 4 of the American League Division Series.
After removing Derek Jeter in the ninth inning of Game 3 of the American League Division Series because of a bone bruise in his left foot, Yankees manager Joe Girardi is unsure if Jeter will play in Game 4.
CC Sabathia will start Game 1 in unfriendly surroundings vs. the O's.