The Yankees have hit so poorly that they now find themselves in a 3-0 hole. But they can fall back on some slivers of hope. For one, they couldn't possibly hit any worse. And two, they've seen the impossible happen when it happened to them.
Seattle has put itself in a great position to make a splash in the free-agent market, but any money it spends -- particularly on a pitcher -- will have to be done with respect to the King's ransom it'll need to fork over for Felix Hernandez.